Famous Deaths in February 1870

  • Feb 11 Jacob M de Kempenaer, Dutch min of Internal Aff (1848-49), dies at 76
  • Feb 11 Leopold Eugen Mechura, composer, dies at 66
  • Feb 14 St. John Richardson Liddell, American Civil War Confederate General (b. 1815)
  • Feb 26 Wyatt Outlaw, African American leader of Union League in NC, lynched