Famous Deaths In January - 31
Saturday, 04 July 2015
0743 On January - 31 death of muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676)
1398 Death of Emperor Sukō (b. 1334) on January - 31.
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 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
1606 On this day in history death of guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1615 On this day in history death of claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543)
1632 On this day in history death of joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552)
1665 On this day in history death of johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622)
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 On January - 31 death of jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659)
1736 On January - 31 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 January - 31 alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35
1844 On January - 31 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 this day in history death of john Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815)
1891 On this day in history ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75
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 this day in history.
1922 On January - 31 heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56
1933 John Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65 on January - 31.
1939 George Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies on January - 31.
1940 On January - 31 rené "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56
1942 On January - 31 death of henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860)
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 Henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84 on this day in history.