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Historical Events For October - 31

Friday, 24 March 2017

1765  On this day in history duke of Cumberland, English politician/uncle of George III, dies  

1768  Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer, dies at 78 on October - 31.  

1785  George F Kersting, German painter on this day in history.  

1791  Ferdinand Huber, composer on October - 31.  

1793  On October - 31 execution of the Girondins at Paris, during the Reign of Terror  

1793  On this day in history execution of Girondins at Paris, during Reign of Terror  

1793  Pierre V Vergniaud, French politician/police leader, guillotined at 40 on October - 31.  

1794  On October - 31 john Dalton 1st lecture to Manchester Literary/Philosophical Society  

1795  On October - 31 the birth of John Keats, English poet; works include 'Ode to a Nightingale'  

1795  John Keats, London, England, romantic poet (Ode to a Grecian Urn) on October - 31.  

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1806  Sophie Mereau, writer, dies at 36 on this day in history.  

1808  On October - 31 holland Brigade battle at Durango, Spain  

1815  Sir Humphrey Davy of London patents miner's safety lamp on this day in history.  

1815  On October - 31 karl Weierstrass, Germany, mathematician (theory of functions)  

1815  On October - 31 daniel Belknap, composer, dies at 44  

1825  Raleigh Edward Colston, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896 on October - 31.  

1826  Hugh Boyle Ewing, Bvt Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1905 on this day in history.  

1831  On October - 31 daniel Butterfield, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1901  

1835  Adelbert Ames, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1933 on October - 31.  

1837  Collision of river boat Monmouth & Trement on Miss; 300 die on October - 31.  

1846  Donner party, unable to cross the Donner Pass, construct a winter camp on this day in history.  

1847  On this day in history galileo Ferraris, Italian physicist (2-fasenmotor)  

1851  Peter II Petrovic Njegos, bishop of Montenegro (1830-51), dies at 37 on this day in history.  

1852  Mary E W Freeman, US writer (Revolt of Mother) on this day in history.  

1854  Georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt) on October - 31.  

1860  On this day in history juliette Gordon Low, activist/founder (Girl Scouts of America)  

1860  Johan Nathan, murderer, hanged on this day in history.  

1863  On October - 31 the Maori Wars resumed as British forces in New Zealand led by General Duncan Cameron began their Invasion of the Waikato.  

1863  On this day in history louis Ludwig Blenker, German/US brig-general (Union), dies at 51  

1864  Nevada admitted as 36th state on October - 31.  

1865  On October - 31 william Parson, 3rd Earl of Rosse & maker of large telescopes, dies  

1868  Standard uniform approved for postal carriers on this day in history.  

1870  Mihaly Mosonyi, composer, dies at 55 on this day in history.  

1871  On this day in history founding of Netherland Protestant Union in Dokkum  

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Famous Birthdays In October - 31

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1291  On October - 31 birth of philippe de Vitry, French composer/poet  

1345  Ferdinand I, the wise one, king of Portugal (built navy) was born on this day in history.  

1424  Wladyslaw III Warnenczyk, king of Poland/Hungary was born on October - 31.  

1538  Caesar Baronius, Italian cardinal and historian (d. 1607) was born on October - 31.  

1541  On this day in history birth of hendrik van Kinschot, Dutch lawyer  

1599  On October - 31 birth of denzil Holles, 1st Baron Holles, English statesman and writer (d. 1680)  

1620  John Evelyn, British diarist (Life of Mrs Godolphin) was born on this day in history.  

1622  Pierre Paul Puget, French artist (d. 1694) was born on this day in history.  

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Famous Deaths In October - 31

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1147  Death of Robert, 1st Earl of Gloucester, English politician (bc. 1090) on October - 31.  

1448  Johannes VIII Palaeologus, Emperor of Byzantine, dies on October - 31.  

1517  Death of Fra Bartolommeo, Italian artist (b. 1472) on October - 31.  

1556  On this day in history john Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50  

1634  Erasmus Widmann, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.  

1641  Cornelis C Jol, [Houtebeen], adm (South-America), dies at about 41 on this day in history.  

1654  On October - 31 francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies  

1659  On this day in history death of john Bradshaw, English judge (b. 1602)  

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