On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1879

  • Feb 11 Honore Daumier, caricaturist/painter, dies
  • Feb 11 Willem Josephus van Zeggelen, Dutch author, dies at 67
  • Feb 21 Peter P van Bosse, Dutch liberal minister of Finance, dies at 69
  • Feb 23 Albrecht von Roon, Prussian soldier and statesman (Minister of War), dies at 75