Famous Deaths in February 1864

  • Feb 15 Israel Zangwill, writer/Zionist/philanthropist, dies
  • Feb 15 William Dyce, painter, dies
  • Feb 16 Vaclav Jindrich Veit, composer, dies at 58
  • Feb 19 William Edwin Baldwin, US Confederate brig-general, dies
  • Feb 21 Jeffery Forrest, US Confederate brig-general, dies in battle
  • Feb 26 Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine, French Canadian politician (b. 1807)