Famous People Who Died in February 1892

  • Feb 5 Emilie Flygare-CarlĂ©n, Swedish novelist (b. 1807)
  • Feb 9 Alfred Moore Scales, American politician (45th Governor of North Carolina), dies at 64
  • Feb 11 Erik Anthon Valdemar Siboni, Danish organist and composer, dies at 63
  • Feb 16 Henry Walter Bates, English naturalist and explorer in South America (described mimicry in animals), dies at 67
  • Feb 19 Monty Bowden, English cricket wicketkeeper and captain (2 Tests; youngest England captain at 23 years, 144 days), dies of epilepsy at 26
  • Feb 20 Hermann Kopp, German chemist (Law of Kopp), dies at 74
  • Feb 22 Herman Koeckemann, German Catholic prelate (b. 1828)
  • Feb 27 Anne Clough, English suffragette, promoted higher education for women, first principal of New College, dies at 72

Louis VuittonLouis Vuitton (1821-1892)

Feb 27 French founder of the Louis Vuitton brand of leather goods now owned by LVMH, dies at 70