Historical Events Happened In January - 31
Tuesday, 23 December 2014
0314 On January - 31 st Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
0876 Charles becomes king of Italy on January - 31.
1504 By treaty of Lyons, French cede Naples to Ferdinand of Aragon on January - 31.
1517 Gioseffo Zarlino, composer on this day in history.
1531 On January - 31 kings Ferdinand of Austria/János Zápolyai of Hungary accept each other
1531 On this day in history kings Ferdinand of Austria/Janos Zapolyai of Hungary accept each other
1560 On January - 31 spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
1561 On January - 31 menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
1573 Ambrosius Metzger, composer on this day in history.
1578 Battle of Gembloers on January - 31.
1580 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
1596 On January - 31 catholic League disjoins
1601 Pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter on January - 31.
1605 In Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami on January - 31.
1606 On this day in history guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed.
1606 On January - 31 guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1607 James Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby on this day in history.
1609 Wisselbank of Amsterdam established on January - 31.
1612 Hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia on this day in history.
1614 On this day in history nicolas Saboly, composer
1620 Georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief on January - 31.
1623 On this day in history francois-Xavier de Laval
1627 On this day in history spanish government goes bankrupt where did all the New World gold go to?
1627 On January - 31 spanish government goes bankrupt
1633 Nathaniel Crew, English bishop (Durham) on January - 31.
1675 Cornelia/Dina Olfaarts found not guilty of witchcraft on January - 31.
1679 Jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris on January - 31.
1696 On January - 31 revolt of undertakers after funeral reforms (Amsterdam)
1720 On this day in history thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1734 Julien-Amable Mathieu, composer on January - 31.
1747 On this day in history grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men
1747 On January - 31 the first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital.
1750 Gerrit J Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800, 1803-06) on January - 31.
1759 Francois Devienne, composer on January - 31.