Famous Deaths In July - 31
Wednesday, 28 October 2020
0855 On July - 31 death of imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780)
1358 On July - 31 etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies
1396 On this day in history death of william Courtenay, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1342)
1508 Death of Na'od, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1494) on this day in history.
1556 Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 on July - 31.
1566 On this day in history bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
1648 Benedictus J van Haeften, poet (Regia thru Crucis), dies at about 60 on this day in history.
1653 On July - 31 death of thomas Dudley, Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1576)
1693 Willem Calf, Rotterdams still life painter, dies at 73 on this day in history.
1726 On this day in history death of nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1695)
1750 On July - 31 johan V, King of Portugal, dies
1763 James Kent, Fredericksburgh NY, legal scholar (Columbia), dies on July - 31.
1784 Denis Diderot, French writer/philosopher (Jacques le fataliste), dies on July - 31.
1790 Johann Christian Frischmuth, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.
1795 Jose B da Gama, Portuguese poet (East Uraguay), dies at 54 on this day in history.
1811 Death of Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Mexican hero priest, executed by Spanish on July - 31.
1864 On July - 31 louis Hachette, French publisher, dies at 64
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 this day in history.
1914 Death of A J Jean Jaurès, French socialist (L'Humanité/Les Preuves), murdered= on July - 31.
1917 Charlie Finlason, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies on this day in history.
1919 R G Barlow, cricketer (591 runs/34 wickets/17 Tests for England), dies on July - 31.
1932 On July - 31 francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58
1940 On this day in history death of whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel
1942 Francis E Younghusband, British journalist/explorer, dies at 79 on July - 31.
1943 On this day in history hedley Verity, cricketer (144 wickets in 40 Tests), dies in POW camp
1948 Maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Female Revue), dies at 70 on this day in history.
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 July - 31.
1953 Robert Taft, (Sen-R-Oh) "Mr Republican", dies in NY at 63 on July - 31.
1954 On July - 31 death of onofre Marimón, Argentine racing driver (b. 1923)
1960 Karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77 on July - 31.