Famous Deaths In January - 31
Saturday, 13 February 2016
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 Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on this day in history.
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
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 Death of Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543) on January - 31.
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 Death of Jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604) on January - 31.
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 January - 31.
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 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 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 this day in history.
1844 Death of Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773) on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history 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 Death of John Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815) on this day in history.
1891 Ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1892 Death of Charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1922 On this day in history heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56
1933 On January - 31 john Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65
1939 George Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies on January - 31.
1940 René "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56 on January - 31.
1942 Death of Henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860) on this day in history.
1944 Death of Jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882) on this day in history.
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