Historical Events Happened In January - 31
Tuesday, 03 March 2015
0314 St Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0876 Charles becomes king of Italy on January - 31.
1504 On January - 31 by treaty of Lyons, French cede Naples to Ferdinand of Aragon
1517 On January - 31 gioseffo Zarlino, composer
1531 Kings Ferdinand of Austria/János Zápolyai of Hungary accept each other on January - 31.
1531 On this day in history kings Ferdinand of Austria/Janos Zapolyai of Hungary accept each other
1560 Spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois on this day in history.
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
1573 On this day in history ambrosius Metzger, composer
1578 On January - 31 battle of Gembloers
1580 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on this day in history.
1596 Catholic League disjoins on January - 31.
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 this day in history.
1606 Guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed on January - 31.
1606 On January - 31 guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1607 On this day in history james Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby
1609 On January - 31 wisselbank of Amsterdam established
1612 Hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia on this day in history.
1614 On January - 31 nicolas Saboly, composer
1620 On January - 31 georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief
1623 Francois-Xavier de Laval on January - 31.
1627 On January - 31 spanish government goes bankrupt where did all the New World gold go to?
1627 Spanish government goes bankrupt on this day in history.
1633 Nathaniel Crew, English bishop (Durham) on January - 31.
1675 Cornelia/Dina Olfaarts found not guilty of witchcraft on this day in history.
1679 On this day in history jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris
1696 On January - 31 revolt of undertakers after funeral reforms (Amsterdam)
1720 On January - 31 thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1734 Julien-Amable Mathieu, composer on January - 31.
1747 Grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men on January - 31.
1747 On January - 31 the first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital.
1750 On this day in history gerrit J Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800, 1803-06)
1759 On January - 31 francois Devienne, composer