Famous People Who Died in February 1856

  • Feb 8 Agostino Bassi, Italian entomologist, dies at 82
  • Feb 17 Heinrich Heine, German poet and lyricist (Schubert, Liszt), dies at 58
  • Feb 17 John Braham, English tenor singer and composer, dies at 81
  • Feb 24 Nikolai Lobachevsky, Russian mathematician (Lobachevskian geometry), dies at 63