Famous Deaths In January - 31
Wednesday, 30 September 2020
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 On this day in history death of xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398)
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
1580 Hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies on January - 31.
1606 On this day in history death of guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1615 Death of Claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543) on January - 31.
1632 On this day in history death of joost BĂĽrgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552)
1665 On this day in history death of johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622)
1686 Death of Jean Mairet, French dramatist (b. 1604) on January - 31.
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 January - 31.
1736 On January - 31 death of filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678)
1788 On January - 31 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 On this day in history death of marriott Arbuthnot, British admiral (b. 1711)
1815 Death of JosĂ© FĂ©lix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.
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 Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53 on January - 31.
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 Ernest Meissonier, French painter/etcher/sculptor, dies at 75 on January - 31.
1892 Death of Charles Spurgeon, English preacher and evangelist (b. 1834) on this day in history.
1907 Death of Timothy Eaton, Canadian department store founder (b. 1834) on January - 31.
1919 On this day in history 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 George Thornton, cricketer (1 Test for S Africa 1902, 1* & 1-20), dies on this day in history.
1940 RenĂ© "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56 on January - 31.
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 January - 31.
1945 Death of Eddie Slovik, 1st US executed for desertion since Civil War at 25 on January - 31.
1949 Henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84 on this day in history.