Famous Deaths In July - 31
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0855 On this day in history death of imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780)
1358 Etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies on this day in history.
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 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 this day in history.
1648 Benedictus J van Haeften, poet (Regia thru Crucis), dies at about 60 on July - 31.
1653 On July - 31 death of thomas Dudley, Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1576)
1693 On July - 31 willem Calf, Rotterdams still life painter, dies at 73
1726 On July - 31 death of nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1695)
1750 On this day in history 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 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 On July - 31 andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66
1886 On this day in history franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74
1891 On July - 31 jean-Baptist Capronnier, French/Belgian painter, dies at 77
1911 On July - 31 jack Edwards, cricketer (1888 Ashes tourist), dies
1914 Death of A J Jean Jaurès, French socialist (L'Humanité/Les Preuves), murdered= on this day in history.
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 Francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58 on July - 31.
1940 Death of Whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel on July - 31.
1942 On this day in history 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 Maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Female Revue), dies at 70 on July - 31.
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 this day in history.
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