On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1807

  • Feb 5 Pasquale Paoli, Corsican freedom fighter, dies at 80
  • Feb 6 John Reid [Robertson], British Army General and composer, dies at 85
  • Feb 18 August Gottlieb Mei├čner, German Enlightenment author who helped develop the detective story genre in German literature, dies at 53
  • Feb 18 Sophie von Laroche, German writer (History of Lady Sophia Sternheim), dies at 75
  • Feb 23 Francois Guichard, composer, dies at 61