Historical Events Happened In January - 31
Saturday, 28 November 2015
0314 St Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0876 Charles becomes king of Italy on this day in history.
1504 By treaty of Lyons, French cede Naples to Ferdinand of Aragon on January - 31.
1517 Gioseffo Zarlino, composer on January - 31.
1531 Kings Ferdinand of Austria/János Zápolyai of Hungary accept each other on January - 31.
1531 Kings Ferdinand of Austria/Janos Zapolyai of Hungary accept each other on this day in history.
1560 On January - 31 spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
1561 On this day in history 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 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on January - 31.
1596 Catholic League disjoins on this day in history.
1601 On this day in history 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 Guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed on January - 31.
1606 On this day in history guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1607 On January - 31 james Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby
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 Nicolas Saboly, composer on this day in history.
1620 On January - 31 georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief
1623 On January - 31 francois-Xavier de Laval
1627 On January - 31 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 On this day in history cornelia/Dina Olfaarts found not guilty of witchcraft
1679 Jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
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 On January - 31 julien-Amable Mathieu, composer
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 On January - 31 gerrit J Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800, 1803-06)
1759 On this day in history francois Devienne, composer