Famous Deaths for 25th February 2022

1536 – Berthold Haller, German-born reformer (b. 1492)
1553 – Hirate Masahide, Japanese diplomat and tutor of Oda Nobunaga, commits suicide (b. 1492)
1558 – Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Portugal and France, dies at 59
1634 – Albrecht von Wallenstein, Bohemian-German general and statesman (Thirty Years’ War), assassinated at 50
1934 – Daniel Protheroe, Welsh conductor and composer, dies at 67
1975 – Elijah Muhammad [Elijah Robert Poole], American religious leader (Nation of Islam), dies of heart failure at 77
1994 – Hugh Tayfield, cricketer (170 wickets for South Africa in 37 Tests), dies
1996 – Marion Farouk Political scientist-Sluglett, dies at 59
2008 – Hans Raj Khanna, Judge of the Supreme Court of India (b. 1912)
2014 – Paco de LucĂ­a, Spanish flamenco guitarist and composer, dies of a heart attack at 66

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