Famous Deaths In January - 31
Wednesday, 22 October 2014
0743 Death of Muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676) on January - 31.
1398 Death of Emperor Sukō (b. 1334) on January - 31.
1435 Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on January - 31.
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
1580 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on this day in history.
1606 On January - 31 death of guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1615 Death of Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543) on January - 31.
1632 Death of Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) on this day in history.
1665 Death of Johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622) on this day in history.
1686 On this day in history death of jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604)
1720 On January - 31 death of thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1729 Death of Jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659) on this day in history.
1736 Death of Filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678) on January - 31.
1788 On this day in history charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67
1790 On January - 31 death of thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (b. 1718)
1794 Death of Marriott Arbuthnot, British admiral (b. 1711) on this day in history.
1815 Death of José Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775) on January - 31.
1828 Alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1844 Death of Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773) on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53
1864 On January - 31 hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies
1888 Death of John Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815) on January - 31.
1891 Ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1892 On January - 31 death of charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834)
1907 Death of Timothy Eaton, Canadian department store founder (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1919 Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79 on January - 31.
1922 On this day in history heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56
1933 John Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1939 On this day in history george Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies
1940 René "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56 on January - 31.
1942 Death of Henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860) on this day in history.
1944 Death of Jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882) on January - 31.
1945 On this day in history death of eddie Slovik, 1st US executed for desertion since Civil War at 25
1949 On January - 31 henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84