Famous Deaths In January - 31
Wednesday, 16 October 2019
0743 On this day in history death of muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676)
1398 Death of Emperor SukĹŤ (b. 1334) on this day in history.
1435 Death of Xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398) on this day in history.
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1615 Death of Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543) on this day in history.
1632 Death of Joost BĂĽrgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552) on this day in history.
1665 On January - 31 death of johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622)
1686 Death of Jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604) on this day in history.
1720 On January - 31 death of thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1729 Death of Jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659) on this day in history.
1736 On this day in history death of filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678)
1788 On this day in history charles E Stuart, English pretender to the throne, dies at 67
1790 On this day in history death of thomas Lewis, Irish-born Virginia settler (b. 1718)
1794 Death of Marriott Arbuthnot, British admiral (b. 1711) on January - 31.
1815 On this day in history death of josĂ© FĂ©lix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775)
1828 On January - 31 alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35
1844 On this day in history death of henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773)
1861 On this day in history franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53
1864 On January - 31 hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies
1888 On January - 31 death of john Bosco, Italian priest, youth worker, educator, founder of the Salesian Society (b. 1815)
1891 On January - 31 ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75
1892 On this day in history death of charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834)
1907 On January - 31 death of timothy Eaton, Canadian department store founder (b. 1834)
1919 On January - 31 paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79
1922 Heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history john Galsworthy, England, writer (Forsythe, Nobel 1932), dies at 65
1939 On January - 31 george Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies
1940 On this day in history renĂ© "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56
1942 On this day in history death of henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860)
1944 Death of Jean Giraudoux, French writer (b. 1882) on this day in history.
1945 Death of Eddie Slovik, 1st US executed for desertion since Civil War at 25 on this day in history.
1949 On this day in history henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84