Famous Deaths In January - 31
Friday, 14 December 2018
0743 On January - 31 death of muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676)
1398 Death of Emperor Sukō (b. 1334) on this day in history.
1435 Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on this day in history.
1561 On January - 31 menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies
1580 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on this day in history.
1606 Death of Guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35 on January - 31.
1615 Death of Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543) on this day in history.
1632 Death of Joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) on this day in history.
1665 Death of Johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622) on January - 31.
1686 On January - 31 death of jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604)
1720 On January - 31 death of thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1729 On this day in history death of jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659)
1736 Death of Filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678) on January - 31.
1788 On this day in history charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67
1790 Death of Thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (b. 1718) on January - 31.
1794 Death of Marriott Arbuthnot, British admiral (b. 1711) on January - 31.
1815 On this day in history death of josé Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775)
1828 Alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35 on January - 31.
1844 Death of Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773) on January - 31.
1861 Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53 on this day in history.
1864 On January - 31 hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies
1888 Death of John Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815) on this day in history.
1891 Ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75 on January - 31.
1892 Death of Charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834) on January - 31.
1907 Death of Timothy Eaton, Canadian department store founder (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1919 On January - 31 paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79
1922 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56 on January - 31.
1933 John Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65 on this day in history.
1939 George Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies on this day in history.
1940 René "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1942 On this day in history death of henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860)
1944 On this day in history death of jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882)
1945 Death of Eddie Slovik, 1st US executed for desertion since Civil War at 25 on January - 31.
1949 On this day in history henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84