Famous Deaths In January - 31
Monday, 19 August 2019
0743 On this day in history death of muhammad al-Baqir, Shia Imam (b. 676)
1398 On this day in history death of emperor Sukō (b. 1334)
1435 On January - 31 death of xuande, Emperor of China (b. 1398)
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on January - 31.
1580 On January - 31 hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
1606 On January - 31 death of guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1615 On January - 31 death of claudio Aquaviva, Italian Jesuit (b. 1543)
1632 On this day in history death of joost Bürgi, Swiss clockmaker and mathematician (b. 1552)
1665 On January - 31 death of johannes Clauberg, German theologian and philosopher (b. 1622)
1686 On this day in history 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 Death of Jakob Roggeveen, Dutch explorer (b. 1659) on this day in history.
1736 Death of Filippo Juvara, Italian architect (b. 1678) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1815 Death of José Félix Ribas, Venezuelan independentist leader (b. 1775) on this day in history.
1828 Alexandros Ypsilanti, Greek resistance fighter, dies at 35 on this day in history.
1844 Death of Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (b. 1773) on this day in history.
1861 Franciscus J van Vree, Dutch Catholic foreman, dies at 53 on January - 31.
1864 Hamilton Rowan Gamble, US judge/governor of Missouri (1861-64), dies on January - 31.
1888 On this day in history 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 On January - 31 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 Paul Lindau, German playwright/critic (Estimate), dies at 79 on January - 31.
1922 On this day in history heinrich Reinhardt, composer, dies at 56
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 January - 31 rené "Sascha" Schickele, German writer (Erbe am Rhein), dies at 56
1942 Death of Henry Larkin, American baseball player (b. 1860) on January - 31.
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 January - 31.
1949 Henri de Vries, [Hendricus Walterop], actor (Cleopatra), dies at 84 on January - 31.