On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1680

  • Feb 17 Jan Swammerdam, Dutch anatomist and entomologist (Bible of Nature), dies at 43
  • Feb 17 Denzil Holles, 1st Baron Holles, English statesman and writer, dies at 81
  • Feb 22 Catherine Monvoisin, French sorceress (b. c.1640)