Famous Deaths In July - 31
Tuesday, 03 October 2023
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 July - 31.
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 July - 31.
1566 On July - 31 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 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 Death of Nicolaus II Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician (b. 1695) on July - 31.
1750 Johan V, King of Portugal, dies on this day in history.
1763 James Kent, Fredericksburgh NY, legal scholar (Columbia), dies on July - 31.
1784 On July - 31 denis Diderot, French writer/philosopher (Jacques le fataliste), dies
1790 On this day in history johann Christian Frischmuth, composer, dies at 48
1795 On July - 31 jose B da Gama, Portuguese poet (East Uraguay), dies at 54
1811 On this day in history death of miguel Hidalgo y Costilla, Mexican hero priest, executed by Spanish
1864 Louis Hachette, French publisher, dies at 64 on July - 31.
1875 Andrew Johnson, 17th pres, dies in Tennessee at 66 on this day in history.
1886 Franz von Liszt, [Ferencz], Hungarian pianist/composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1891 Jean-Baptist Capronnier, French/Belgian painter, dies at 77 on July - 31.
1911 Jack Edwards, cricketer (1888 Ashes tourist), dies on this day in history.
1914 On July - 31 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 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 this day in history.
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 On July - 31 hedley Verity, cricketer (144 wickets in 40 Tests), dies in POW camp
1948 Maria "Marie" Hens, Flemish actress (Female Revue), dies at 70 on July - 31.
1951 J of Oudshoorn, [John K Feylbrief], writer (Maze of Sentences), dies on July - 31.
1952 On July - 31 n B F "Tufty" Mann, cricketer (S African slow lefty 1947-51), dies
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 Karl Hasse, composer, dies at 77 on July - 31.