Famous Deaths in February 1903

  • Feb 1 George G Stokes, British physicist/pres Royal Society, dies at 83
  • Feb 3 Frederick E Kitziger, composer, dies at 59
  • Feb 11 Henryk Szulc, composer, dies at 67
  • Feb 12 Gaspar Núñez de Arce, Spanish dramatist and statesman (b. 1834)
  • Feb 15 Julie Verstraete-Lacquet, Flemish actress, dies at 69
  • Feb 17 Joseph Parry, Welsh composer and musician, dies at 61
  • Feb 22 Frederick William Farrar, writer/dean (Canterbury 1895-1903), dies
  • Feb 22 Hugo Filipp Jakob Wolf, Austrian composer (Corregidor), dies at 42
  • Feb 23 Albert Cahen, composer, dies at 57
  • Feb 23 Friedrich Grutzmacher, composer, dies at 70
  • Feb 26 Richard J Gatling, US inventor (Gatling Gun), dies at 84
  • Feb 28 Girolamo/Jeromin de Rada, Albanian poet, dies at 88