Famous Deaths in February 1889

  • Feb 1 Joseph Gungl, composer, dies at 78
  • Feb 3 Belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
  • Feb 12 Andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
  • Feb 13 João Maurício Wanderley, Brazilian magistrate and politician (b. 1885)
  • Feb 26 Karl Davydov, Russian cellist (b. 1838)