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Historical Events Happened In October - 31

Thursday, 08 October 2015

1765  On October - 31 duke of Cumberland, English politician/uncle of George III, dies  

1768  Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.  

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

1791  Ferdinand Huber, composer on this day in history.  

1793  Execution of the Girondins at Paris, during the Reign of Terror on this day in history.  

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

1793  Pierre V Vergniaud, French politician/police leader, guillotined at 40 on this day in history.  

1794  John Dalton 1st lecture to Manchester Literary/Philosophical Society on this day in history.  

1795  The birth of John Keats, English poet; works include 'Ode to a Nightingale' on this day in history.  

1795  John Keats, London, England, romantic poet (Ode to a Grecian Urn) on this day in history.  

1806  Sophie Mereau, writer, dies at 36 on October - 31.  

1808  Holland Brigade battle at Durango, Spain on October - 31.  

1815  On October - 31 sir Humphrey Davy of London patents miner's safety lamp  

1815  Karl Weierstrass, Germany, mathematician (theory of functions) on October - 31.  

1815  Daniel Belknap, composer, dies at 44 on this day in history.  

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 October - 31.  

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

1835  On this day in history adelbert Ames, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1933  

1837  On October - 31 collision of river boat Monmouth & Trement on Miss; 300 die  

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

1847  On October - 31 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 October - 31.  

1854  On this day in history georg A Erman, German Egyptologist (Grammar of Ancient Egypt)  

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 this day in history 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  On this day in history nevada admitted as 36th state  

1865  On this day in history william Parson, 3rd Earl of Rosse & maker of large telescopes, dies  

1868  Standard uniform approved for postal carriers on October - 31.  

1870  On October - 31 mihaly Mosonyi, composer, dies at 55  

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  Philippe de Vitry, French composer/poet was born on this day in history.  

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  On October - 31 birth of caesar Baronius, Italian cardinal and historian (d. 1607)  

1541  On October - 31 birth of hendrik van Kinschot, Dutch lawyer  

1599  Denzil Holles, 1st Baron Holles, English statesman and writer (d. 1680) was born on October - 31.  

1620  On October - 31 birth of john Evelyn, British diarist (Life of Mrs Godolphin)  

1622  On this day in history birth of pierre Paul Puget, French artist (d. 1694)  

Famous Deaths In October - 31

Famous People Died On This Day In History

1147  On this day in history death of robert, 1st Earl of Gloucester, English politician (bc. 1090)  

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 October - 31 john Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50  

1634  On October - 31 erasmus Widmann, composer, dies at 62  

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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