Famous Deaths for 3rd February 2024

1566 – George Cassander, Flemish theologian (b. 1513)
1846 – Joseph Weigl, German-Austrian composer (La Principessa d’Amalfi; Emmeline), and conductor, dies at 79
1875 – Everhardus Johannes Potgieter, Dutch writer (Liedekens van Bontekoe), dies at 66
1895 – Theodore Dwight Weld, American abolitionist and writer (American Slavery As It Is: Testimony of a Thousand Witnesses), dies at 91
1943 – Alexander Goode, American US Navy chaplain and rabbi (The Four Chaplains) drowns in the sinking of the Dorchester at 31
1956 – Émile Borel, French mathematician (b. 1871)
1958 – Johan Buziau, Dutch cabaret performer and clown (1 great dog), dies at 81
1966 – June Walker, American actress (War Nurses), dies at 65
1975 – Robert Evett, American composer, dies at 52
1996 – Tibor Reich, British textile designer (Tibor Ltd), dies at 79

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