Famous Deaths In July - 31
Sunday, 26 September 2021
0855 On July - 31 death of imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780)
1358 On this day in history etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies
1396 Death of William Courtenay, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1342) on July - 31.
1508 Death of Na'od, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1494) on July - 31.
1556 On July - 31 ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65
1566 Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92 on July - 31.
1648 Benedictus J van Haeften, poet (Regia thru Crucis), dies at about 60 on July - 31.
1653 Death of Thomas Dudley, Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1576) on this day in history.
1693 On July - 31 willem Calf, Rotterdams still life painter, dies at 73
1726 Death of Nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1695) on this day in history.
1750 On July - 31 johan V, King of Portugal, dies
1763 James Kent, Fredericksburgh NY, legal scholar (Columbia), dies on this day in history.
1784 On July - 31 denis Diderot, French writer/philosopher (Jacques le fataliste), dies
1790 Johann Christian Frischmuth, composer, dies at 48 on July - 31.
1795 On July - 31 jose B da Gama, Portuguese poet (East Uraguay), dies at 54
1811 Death of Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Mexican hero priest, executed by Spanish on July - 31.
1864 Louis Hachette, French publisher, dies at 64 on July - 31.
1875 Andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66 on July - 31.
1886 On July - 31 franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74
1891 Jean-Baptist Capronnier, French/Belgian painter, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1911 Jack Edwards, cricketer (1888 Ashes tourist), dies on July - 31.
1914 On July - 31 death of a J Jean Jaurès, French socialist (L'Humanité/Les Preuves), murdered=
1917 Charlie Finlason, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies on July - 31.
1919 R G Barlow, cricketer (591 runs/34 wickets/17 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
1932 On this day in history francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58
1940 On July - 31 death of whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel
1942 On July - 31 francis E Younghusband, British journalist/explorer, dies at 79
1943 Hedley Verity, cricketer (144 wickets in 40 Tests), dies in POW camp on this day in history.
1948 On July - 31 maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Female Revue), dies at 70
1951 On July - 31 j of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies
1952 N B F "Tufty" Mann, cricketer (S African slow lefty 1947-51), dies on this day in history.
1953 Robert Taft, (Sen-R-Oh) "Mr Republican", dies in NY at 63 on July - 31.
1954 Death of Onofre Marimón, Argentine racing driver (b. 1923) on July - 31.
1960 On this day in history karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77