Famous Deaths In July - 31
Saturday, 06 June 2020
0855 Death of Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780) on this day in history.
1358 On July - 31 etienne Marcel, French textile merchant/reformer/Boer leader, dies
1396 Death of William Courtenay, Archbishop of Canterbury (b. 1342) on July - 31.
1508 On July - 31 death of na'od, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1494)
1556 On this day in history ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65
1566 On July - 31 bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
1648 On July - 31 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 July - 31 death of nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1695)
1750 Johan V, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1763 James Kent, Fredericksburgh NY, legal scholar (Columbia), dies on this day in history.
1784 Denis Diderot, French writer/philosopher (Jacques le fataliste), dies on this day in history.
1790 On July - 31 johann Christian Frischmuth, composer, dies at 48
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 On July - 31 andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66
1886 On July - 31 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 this day in history jack Edwards, cricketer (1888 Ashes tourist), dies
1914 On this day in history death of a J Jean JaurÃ¨s, French socialist (L'HumanitÃ©/Les Preuves), murdered=
1917 Charlie Finlason, cricketer (S Africa's 1st Test), dies on July - 31.
1919 On this day in history r G Barlow, cricketer (591 runs/34 wickets/17 Tests for England), dies
1932 Francesco Paolo Neglia, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1940 Death of Whitney Krakower, US gangster, murderrd by "Bugsy" Siegel on July - 31.
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 J of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies on July - 31.
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 this day in history.
1954 Death of Onofre MarimÃ³n, Argentine racing driver (b. 1923) on this day in history.
1960 On July - 31 karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77