Historical Events Happened In January - 31
Friday, 28 October 2016
0314 St Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on January - 31.
0876 On this day in history charles becomes king of Italy
1504 By treaty of Lyons, French cede Naples to Ferdinand of Aragon on January - 31.
1517 Gioseffo Zarlino, composer on January - 31.
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 Spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois on January - 31.
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on January - 31.
1573 Ambrosius Metzger, composer on January - 31.
1578 Battle of Gembloers on this day in history.
1580 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
1596 Catholic League disjoins on January - 31.
1601 Pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter on January - 31.
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 Guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35 on this day in history.
1607 On January - 31 james Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby
1609 Wisselbank of Amsterdam established on this day in history.
1612 On this day in history hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia
1614 Nicolas Saboly, composer on January - 31.
1620 On January - 31 georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief
1623 On this day in history francois-Xavier de Laval
1627 Spanish government goes bankrupt where did all the New World gold go to? on this day in history.
1627 On January - 31 spanish government goes bankrupt
1633 On January - 31 nathaniel Crew, English bishop (Durham)
1675 On January - 31 cornelia/Dina Olfaarts found not guilty of witchcraft
1679 On January - 31 jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris
1696 Revolt of undertakers after funeral reforms (Amsterdam) on this day in history.
1720 On this day in history thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1734 On this day in history julien-Amable Mathieu, composer
1747 On January - 31 grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men
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 January - 31 francois Devienne, composer