Famous Deaths In July - 31
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
0855 Death of Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal, Muslim Jurisprudent (b. 780) on July - 31.
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 Death of Na'od, Emperor of Ethiopia (b. 1494) on July - 31.
1556 Ignatius Loyola, Spanish founder (Jesuit), dies at about 65 on this day in history.
1566 On this day in history bartholome de Casas, Spanish historian/bishop of Chiapa, dies at 92
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 July - 31 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 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 On July - 31 denis Diderot, French writer/philosopher (Jacques le fataliste), dies
1790 On July - 31 johann Christian Frischmuth, composer, dies at 48
1795 On this day in history jose B da Gama, Portuguese poet (East Uraguay), dies at 54
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 this day in history.
1875 Andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66 on July - 31.
1886 Franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74 on July - 31.
1891 Jean-Baptist Capronnier, French/Belgian painter, dies at 77 on July - 31.
1911 On this day in history jack Edwards, cricketer (1888 Ashes tourist), dies
1914 Death of A J Jean JaurÃ¨s, French socialist (L'HumanitÃ©/Les Preuves), murdered= on this day in history.
1917 On this day in history 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 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 Francis E Younghusband, British journalist/explorer, dies at 79 on July - 31.
1943 Hedley Verity, cricketer (144 wickets in 40 Tests), dies in POW camp on July - 31.
1948 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1953 On this day in history robert Taft, (Sen-R-Oh) "Mr Republican", dies in NY at 63
1954 On July - 31 death of onofre MarimÃ³n, Argentine racing driver (b. 1923)
1960 Karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77 on July - 31.