Famous Deaths In January - 31
Friday, 09 October 2015
0743 On this day in history death of muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676)
1398 On this day in history death of emperor Sukō (b. 1334)
1435 Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on this day in history.
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 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 On January - 31 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 Death of Thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654) on January - 31.
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 Charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of josé Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775)
1828 Alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35 on January - 31.
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 On January - 31 hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies
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 this day in history.
1892 On this day in history 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 On this day in history paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79
1922 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
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 this day in history rené "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56
1942 On this day in history death of henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860)
1944 On January - 31 death of jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882)
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.