Famous Deaths In January - 31
Saturday, 29 August 2015
0743 Death of Muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676) on this day in history.
1398 On this day in history death of emperor Sukō (b. 1334)
1435 On this day in history death of xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398)
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on January - 31.
1580 On January - 31 hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
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 this day in history.
1632 On this day in history death of joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552)
1665 Death of Johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622) on this day in history.
1686 On January - 31 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 On this day in history death of filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678)
1788 On January - 31 charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67
1790 Death of Thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (b. 1718) on this day in history.
1794 On January - 31 death of marriott Arbuthnot, British admiral (b. 1711)
1815 Death of José Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1828 On this day in history alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35
1844 On January - 31 death of henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773)
1861 Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53 on January - 31.
1864 Hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies on this day in history.
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 January - 31.
1892 Death of Charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834) on January - 31.
1907 Death of Timothy Eaton, Canadian department store founder (b. 1834) on January - 31.
1919 Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79 on this day in history.
1922 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 On January - 31 death of jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882)
1945 On this day in history death of eddie Slovik, 1st US executed for desertion since Civil War at 25
1949 Henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84 on this day in history.