Historical Events Happened In January - 31
Sunday, 29 March 2015
0314 On this day in history st Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope
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 Gioseffo Zarlino, composer on January - 31.
1531 On January - 31 kings Ferdinand of Austria/János Zápolyai of Hungary accept each other
1531 Kings Ferdinand of Austria/Janos Zapolyai of Hungary accept each other on January - 31.
1560 Spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois on this day in history.
1561 On January - 31 menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
1573 On January - 31 ambrosius Metzger, composer
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 On January - 31 pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter
1605 On January - 31 in Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami.
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 On January - 31 james Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby
1609 On January - 31 wisselbank of Amsterdam established
1612 On January - 31 hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia
1614 On January - 31 nicolas Saboly, composer
1620 Georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief on January - 31.
1623 Francois-Xavier de Laval on this day in history.
1627 Spanish government goes bankrupt where did all the New World gold go to? on this day in history.
1627 Spanish government goes bankrupt on this day in history.
1633 Nathaniel Crew, English bishop (Durham) on this day in history.
1675 On January - 31 cornelia/Dina Olfaarts found not guilty of witchcraft
1679 Jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris on January - 31.
1696 Revolt of undertakers after funeral reforms (Amsterdam) on January - 31.
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 this day in history 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 this day in history.