Famous Deaths In January - 31
Thursday, 27 November 2014
0743 Death of Muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676) on this day in history.
1398 On January - 31 death of emperor Sukō (b. 1334)
1435 Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on this day in history.
1561 On January - 31 menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
1580 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on this day in history.
1606 Death of Guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35 on January - 31.
1615 On January - 31 death of claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543)
1632 Death of Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) on January - 31.
1665 On this day in history death of johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622)
1686 Death of Jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604) on January - 31.
1720 On this day in history death of thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1729 Death of Jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659) on January - 31.
1736 On this day in history death of filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678)
1788 Charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1790 On this day in history death of thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (b. 1718)
1794 On January - 31 death of marriott Arbuthnot, British admiral (b. 1711)
1815 Death of José Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775) on January - 31.
1828 On January - 31 alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35
1844 On this day in history death of henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773)
1861 On January - 31 franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53
1864 Hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies on this day in history.
1888 On January - 31 death of john Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815)
1891 Ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75 on January - 31.
1892 Death of Charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834) on January - 31.
1907 On this day in history death of timothy Eaton, Canadian department store founder (b. 1834)
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 On this day in history john Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65
1939 On this day in history george Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies
1940 On January - 31 rené "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56
1942 Death of Henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860) on January - 31.
1944 Death of Jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882) on January - 31.
1945 Death of Eddie Slovik, 1st US executed for desertion since Civil War at 25 on January - 31.
1949 On January - 31 henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84