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History Deaths on March 02

Lothair of France
Lothair, king of West Francia (b.941)


Carl Gustaf Pilo
Carl Gustaf Pilo, Swedish-Danish painter and academic (b. 1711)


Mercedes McCambridge
Mercedes McCambridge, American actress (b. 1916)


Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor
Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1768)


Clem Labine
Clem Labine, American baseball player (b. 1926)


Dusty Springfield
Dusty Springfield, English singer (b. 1939)


Aubrey McClendon
Aubrey McClendon, American businessman (b. 1959)


Francesco Bianchini
Francesco Bianchini, Italian astronomer and philosopher (b. 1662)


Alessandro Farnese (cardinal)
Alessandro Farnese, Italian cardinal and diplomat (b. 1520)


Winston Churchill (1940-2010)
Winston Churchill, English journalist and politician (b. 1940)


Fidél Pálffy
Fidél Pálffy, Hungarian politician, Hungarian Minister of Agriculture (b. 1895)


Selim S?rr? Tarcan
Selim S?rr? Tarcan, Turkish educator and politician (b. 1874)


Marjorie Bruce
Marjorie Bruce, Scottish daughter of Robert the Bruce (b. 1296)


Fred Merkle
Fred Merkle, American baseball player and manager (b. 1888)


Giorgos Kolokithas
Giorgos Kolokithas, Greek basketball player (b. 1945)


D. H. Lawrence
D. H. Lawrence, English novelist, poet, playwright, and critic (b. 1885)


Jeff Healey
Jeff Healey, Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1966)


Benoît Lacroix
Benoît Lacroix, Canadian priest, historian, and philosopher (b. 1915)


Heinrich Wilhelm Matthias Olbers
Heinrich Wilhelm Matthias Olbers, German physician and astronomer (b. 1758)


Howard Carter
Howard Carter, English archaeologist and historian (b. 1874)


Ulric Dahlgren
Ulric Dahlgren, American colonel (b. 1842)


Nicholas I of Russia
Nicholas I, Russian emperor (b. 1796)


Ben Harney
Ben Harney, American pianist and composer (b. 1871)


Chad of Mercia
Chad of Mercia, English bishop and saint (b. 634)


Dave Mackay
Dave Mackay, Scottish-English footballer and manager (b. 1934)


John Benjamin Macneill
John Benjamin Macneill, Irish engineer (b. 1790)


Randolph Scott
Randolph Scott, American actor and director (b. 1898)


Mani (prophet)
Mani, Persian prophet and founder of Manichaeism (b. 216)


Henri Troyat
Henri Troyat, Russian-French historian and author (b. 1911)


Thomas S. Kleppe
Thomas S. Kleppe, American soldier and politician, 41st United States Secretary of the Interior (b. 1919)


Hank Ballard
Hank Ballard, American singer-songwriter (b. 1927)


Jubal Early
Jubal Early, American general (b. 1816)


Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon
Louis de Rouvroy, French duke and diplomat (b. 1675)


Van T. Barfoot
Van T. Barfoot, American colonel, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1919)


Peter Harvey
Peter Harvey, Australian journalist (b. 1944)


Léo-Ernest Ouimet
Léo-Ernest Ouimet, Canadian director and producer (b. 1877)


Isma'il Pasha
Isma'il Pasha, Egyptian politician (b. 1830)


Carl Sylvius Völkner
Carl Sylvius Völkner, German-New Zealand priest and missionary (b. 1819)


Sarojini Naidu
Sarojini Naidu, Indian poet and activist (b. 1879)


Champ Clark
Champ Clark, American lawyer and politician, 41st Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (b. 1850)


Anne of Denmark
Anne of Denmark, queen of Scotland (b. 1574)


Samuel Thomas von Sömmerring
Samuel Thomas von Sömmerring, German physician, anatomist, and anthropologist (b. 1755)


George E. Stewart
George E. Stewart, American colonel, Medal of Honor recipient (b. 1872)


Lin Hu (general)
Lin Hu, Chinese lieutenant general (b. 1927)


João Bernardo Vieira
João Bernardo Vieira, Bissau-Guinean politician, President of Guinea-Bissau (b. 1939)


Josefa Ortiz de Domínguez
Josefa Ortiz de Domínguez, Mexican revolutionary (b. ca. 1773)


Horace Walpole
Horace Walpole, English historian and politician (b. 1717)


Ryhor Baradulin
Ryhor Baradulin, Belarusian poet and translator (b. 1935)


Emily Carr
Emily Carr, Canadian painter and author (b. 1871)


Serge Gainsbourg
Serge Gainsbourg, French singer-songwriter, actor, and director (b. 1928)


John Wesley
John Wesley, English cleric and theologian (b. 1703)


José Martínez Ruiz
José Martínez Ruiz, Spanish author and critic (b. 1873)


Billy Herrington
Billy Herrington, American actor (b. 1969)


Ida Maclean
Ida Maclean, British biochemist, the first woman admitted to the London Chemical Society (b. 1877)


Dean Hess
Dean Hess, American minister and colonel (b. 1917)


Berthe Morisot
Berthe Morisot, French painter (b. 1841)


Cormac McAnallen
Cormac McAnallen, Irish footballer (b. 1980)


Mike Oliver, British sociologist, disability rights activist (b. 1945)
Mal Peet, English author and illustrator (b. 1947)
Shabnam Shakeel, Pakistani poet and author (b. 1942)
James Q. Wilson, American political scientist and academic (b. 1931)
Norman St John-Stevas, English academic and politician, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (b. 1929)
Lawrence Anthony, South African environmentalist, explorer, and author (b. 1950)
Ivan Safronov, Russian colonel and journalist (b. 1956)
Martin Denny, American pianist and composer (b. 1911)
Marge Schott, American businesswoman (b. 1928)
Malcolm Williamson, Australian pianist and composer (b. 1931)
Sandra Schmirler, Canadian curler (b. 1963)
Anita Morris, American actress, singer, and dancer (b. 1943)
Sandy Dennis, American actress (b. 1937)
Lolo Soetoro, Indonesian geographer and academic (b. 1935)
Philip K. Dick, American philosopher and author (b. 1928)
Christy Ring, Irish hurler (b. 1920)
Charles Jean de la Vallée-Poussin, Belgian mathematician and academic (b. 1866)
James Lightbody, American runner (b. 1882)
Frans Johan Louwrens Ghijsels, Dutch architect and urban planner (b. 1882)
Gisela Januszewska, Jewish-Austrian physician (b.1867)
Wladyslaw I, king of Poland (b. 1261)
Mokjong, king of Goryeo (b. 980)
William, archbishop of Mainz (b. 929)