On This Day

Deaths in History in February 1685

Person of interestCharles II

Feb 6 Charles II, King of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1660-85), dies at 54

King of England Charles II
King of England
Charles II
  • Feb 11 David Teniers III, Flemish painter, dies at 46
  • Feb 24 Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Carlisle, English politician and military leader (b. 1629)