Famous Deaths in February 1916

  • Feb 1 Anton Simon, Russian composer, dies at 65
  • Feb 6 Anne C A I van Diest, Belgian physician/feminist, dies at 73
  • Feb 6 Rubén Darío, Nicaraguan writer (b. 1867)
  • Feb 9 Hynek Ignac Frantisek Vojacek, composer, dies at 90
  • Feb 9 Jack Barrett, cricketer (2 Tests for Australia 1890), dies
  • Feb 12 Richard Dedekind, German mathematician (Nature & Meaning of Numbers), dies at 84
  • Feb 14 Petko J Todorov, Bulgaria writer (Zmejova), dies at 36
  • Feb 15 Nikolay Nikolayevich Lodizhensky, composer, dies at 73
  • Feb 16 Jeltje de Bosch Kemper, Dutch feminist, dies at 79
  • Feb 16 [Gerard] Jan Ligthart, Dutch educator (Ot & Sien), dies at 57
  • Feb 19 Ernst Mach, Austrian physicist/philosopher/psychologist, dies at 78
  • Feb 20 Klas Pontus Arnoldson, Swedish politician (Nobel 1908), dies at 71
  • Feb 23 George Martin, English composer and organist, dies at 71
  • Feb 28 Henry James, US/British writer (Bostonians), dies in London at 72
  • Feb 29 Edward H J Keurvels, Flemish conductor/composer (Parisina), dies at 62