Famous Deaths In January - 31
Sunday, 16 February 2020
1954 On January - 31 death of edwin H Armstrong, US radio inventor (FM), commits suicide at 63
1955 On this day in history john R Mott, US theologist/founder (YMCA, Nobel 1946), dies at 89
1956 Death of A. A. Milne, English author (b. 1882) on this day in history.
1960 Lowell Gilmore, actor (Calcutta, Roadblock), dies at 53 on this day in history.
1966 On January - 31 elizabeth Patterson, actress (Tall Story), dies at 90
1967 Chief Thundercloud, actor (Ambush, Colt 45, Typhoon), dies at 100 on January - 31.
1969 On this day in history alexander Mikhaylovich Dzegelyonok, composer, dies at 77
1970 On January - 31 slim Harpo, [James Moore], rocker, dies at 28
1972 Bir Bikram Shah Deva Mahendra, king of Nepal (1955-72), dies at 51 on January - 31.
1973 On this day in history ragnar Frisch, Norwegian economist (Nobel 1969), dies at 77
1974 Glenn Morris, olympian/actor (Tarzan's Revenge), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1976 On January - 31 death of ernesto Miranda, American litigant (b. 1941)
1980 On January - 31 j P Duminy, cricket (30 runs at 5 & 1 wkt at 39 in 3 Test S Af), dies
1987 Death of Yves AllĂ©gret, French film director (b. 1907) on January - 31.
1989 On this day in history jack Douglas, humorist (My Brother Was an Only Child), dies at 80
1990 Death of Rashad Khalifa, Egyptian-born imam (b. 1935) on this day in history.
1992 On January - 31 mel Hein, NFL center (NY Giants), dies at 82
1994 On January - 31 pierre Boulle, French writer (Executioner), dies at 81
1995 On January - 31 george Abbott, playwright/actor/producer (Damn Yankees), dies at 105
1996 Gustave Solomon, mathematician, dies at 65 on January - 31.
1997 On this day in history eve Lister, actress/singer (No Limit, Hyde Park), dies at 84
1999 On this day in history death of norm Zauchin, American baseball player (b. 1929)
2000 Death of Gil Kane, Latvian-born comic book writer (b. 1926) on January - 31.
2001 Death of Gordon R. Dickson, Canadian writer (b. 1923) on this day in history.
2002 On this day in history death of francis Gabreski, American fighter pilot (b. 1919)
2004 On January - 31 death of eleanor Holm, American swimmer (b. 1913)
2006 On January - 31 death of moira Shearer, Scottish actress (The Red Shoes) and ballerina (b. 1926)
2007 Death of Kirka Babitzin, Finnish singer (b. 1950) on January - 31.
2008 On January - 31 death of zeltim Odie Peterson, famous pug (b. 1997)
2017 Death of John Wetton, British musician on January - 31.
2018 On January - 31 death of rasual Butler, American basketball player
2018 On this day in history death of ann Gillis, American actress
2018 Death of Leonid Kadeniuk, Ukrainian cosmonaut on this day in history.