On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1602

  • Feb 3 Paul Melissus [Paul Schede], German poet/composer, dies at 62
  • Feb 13 Alexander Nowell, English churchman, dean of St Paul's, dies
  • Feb 19 Philippe Emmanuel, Duke of Mercoeur, French soldier, dies at 43
  • Feb 25 Everard van Reyd, Dutch historian, dies at about 51