On This Day

Deaths in History in February 1806

  • Feb 19 Elizabeth Carter, English poet, bluestocking and translator (All the Works of Epictetus Which Are Now Extant), dies at 88
  • Feb 20 Lachlan McIntosh, Scottish-born American military and political leader (b. 1725)
  • Feb 24 John Nieuwenhuijzen, theologist (Society for General Use), dies at 81