Famous Deaths in February 1897

  • Feb 1 Constantin von Ettingshausen, Austrian geologist (b. 1826)
  • Feb 5 Hoss Radbourn, pitcher won 60 games in 1884, dies at 42
  • Feb 6 Ebenezer C Brewer, British writer (Dictionary of Phrase & Fable), dies
  • Feb 7 Galileo Ferraris, Italian physicist (Ferrari), dies at 49
  • Feb 19 Karl T Weierstrass, German mathematician, dies at 81
  • Feb 23 Woldemar Bargiel, composer, dies at 68