Famous People Who Died in February 1650

  • Feb 8 John Adriaensz, Dutch hydraulic engineer (Haarlemmermeer), dies at about 74

René DescartesRené Descartes (1596-1650)

Feb 11 French philosopher "I think therefore I am", stops thinking due to pneumonia at 53

  • Feb 26 Claude Favre de Vaugelas, Savoyard grammarian and man of letters, dies at 65