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Famous Birthdays In January - 31

Saturday, 06 February 2016

0877  On January - 31 birth of taejo of Goryeo, ruler of Korea (d. 943)  

1512  On January - 31 birth of king Henry of Portugal (d. 1580)  

1517  Gioseffo Zarlino, composer was born on this day in history.  

1543  Tokugawa Ieyasu, Shogun of Japan (d. 1616) was born on January - 31.  

1550  On January - 31 birth of henry I, Duke of Guise, French Catholic leader (d. 1588)  

1573  On January - 31 birth of ambrosius Metzger, composer  

1573  On this day in history birth of giulio Cesare Monteverdi, composer  

1597  On this day in history birth of john Francis Regis, French saint (d. 1640)  

1601  Pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter was born on January - 31.  

1607  James Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby was born on January - 31.  

1612  Hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia was born on this day in history.  

1614  Nicolas Saboly, composer was born on this day in history.  

1620  Georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief was born on this day in history.  

1623  Francois-Xavier de Laval was born on this day in history.  

1633  On January - 31 birth of nathaniel Crew, English bishop (Durham)  

1673  Louis de Montfort, French catholic priest and saint (d. 1716) was born on this day in history.  

1686  Hans Egede, Norwegian Lutheran missionary (d. 1758) was born on this day in history.  

1734  Julien-Amable Mathieu, composer was born on January - 31.  

1734  Robert Morris, merchant (signed Declaration of Independence) was born on January - 31.  

1750  On January - 31 birth of gerrit J Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800, 1803-06)  

1752  On this day in history birth of gouverneur Morris, American lawmaker and diplomat (d. 1816)  

1759  Francois Devienne, composer was born on this day in history.  

1778  Franz Anton graaf von Kolowrat, Austrian premiere of Bohemia (1848) was born on this day in history.  

1784  On January - 31 birth of carl Wilhelm Henning, composer  

1797  Franz Peter Schubert, Lichtenthal Aust, composer (Unfinished Symphony) was born on January - 31.  

1798  On this day in history birth of karl Gottlieb Reissiger, composer  

1802  Jan C J van Speijk, Dutch naval hero was born on January - 31.  

1804  Jozsef Bajza, Hungarian author/poet/critic was born on this day in history.  

1810  Daniel Ruggles, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1897 was born on this day in history.  

1812  On January - 31 birth of john Randolph Tucker, Capt (Confederate Navy), died in 1883  

1813  Samuel Sarphati, Amsterdam, physician/pharmacist/social activist was born on this day in history.  

1817  On this day in history birth of antony Winkler Prins, Dutch writer (Groiler Encyclopaedia)  

1818  On January - 31 birth of william Raine Peck, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1871  

1820  On January - 31 birth of william B. Washburn, 28th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1887)  

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Famous Deaths In January - 31

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0743  Death of Muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676) on January - 31.  

1398  On this day in history death of emperor Sukō (b. 1334)  

1435  Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on this day in history.  

1561  On this day in history menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies  

1580  Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on January - 31.  

1606  On this day in history death of guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35  

1615  Death of Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543) on this day in history.  

1632  Death of Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) on January - 31.  

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