On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1723

  • Feb 2 Antonio M Valsalva, Italian anatomist, dies at 66

Christopher Wren

Feb 25 Christopher Wren, English astronomer and architect (St. Paul's Cathedral), dies at 90

  • Feb 26 Thomas d'Urfey, English songwriter and playwright who helped evolve ballad opera, dies at around 69-70