Famous Deaths In January - 31
Thursday, 17 August 2017
0743 On this day in history death of muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676)
1398 Death of Emperor Sukō (b. 1334) on January - 31.
1435 On January - 31 death of xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398)
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on January - 31.
1580 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
1606 Death of Guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35 on this day in history.
1615 On January - 31 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 January - 31 death of johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622)
1686 Death of Jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604) on this day in history.
1720 Death of Thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654) on January - 31.
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 this day in history 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 On January - 31 death of josé Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775)
1828 On this day in history alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35
1844 Death of Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773) on this day in history.
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 January - 31.
1888 On this day in history death of john Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815)
1891 On January - 31 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 January - 31.
1919 Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79 on January - 31.
1922 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1933 John Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1939 On January - 31 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 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 Henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84 on this day in history.