Famous Deaths In July - 31
Saturday, 25 January 2020
0855 Death of Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780) on July - 31.
1358 Etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies on this day in history.
1396 Death of William Courtenay, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1342) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1566 Bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92 on July - 31.
1648 On this day in history benedictus J van Haeften, poet (Regia thru Crucis), dies at about 60
1653 Death of Thomas Dudley, Governor of Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1576) on July - 31.
1693 On this day in history willem Calf, Rotterdams still life painter, dies at 73
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 this day in history.
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 July - 31.
1811 On July - 31 death of miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Mexican hero priest, executed by Spanish
1864 Louis Hachette, French publisher, dies at 64 on July - 31.
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 this day in history jean-Baptist Capronnier, French/Belgian painter, dies at 77
1911 On July - 31 jack Edwards, cricketer (1888 Ashes tourist), dies
1914 On July - 31 death of a J Jean JaurÃ¨s, French socialist (L'HumanitÃ©/Les Preuves), murdered=
1917 On July - 31 charlie Finlason, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies
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 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 July - 31.
1948 On July - 31 maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Female Revue), dies at 70
1951 On this day in history 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 MarimÃ³n, Argentine racing driver (b. 1923) on this day in history.
1960 On this day in history karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77