Famous Deaths In May - 31
Saturday, 19 October 2019
0455 Death of Petronius Maximus, senator/Emperor of Rome, lynched on May - 31.
1091 On May - 31 hendrik van Verdun, bishop of Luik (1075-91), dies
1198 Moses ben Solomon Ha-Cohen, rabbi of Mainz, dies on May - 31.
1246 Death of Isabella of Angouleme, queen of John of England on May - 31.
1349 On May - 31 death of thomas Wake, English politician (b. 1297)
1408 On this day in history death of ashikaga Yoshimitsu, Japanese shogun (b. 1358)
1410 Death of King Martin I of Aragon (b. 1356) on May - 31.
1495 Death of Cecily Neville, mother of Edward IV of England and Richard III of England, (b. 1415) on this day in history.
1504 Engelbert II, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz, dies on this day in history.
1551 On May - 31 aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies
1558 On this day in history death of philip Hoby, English politician (b. 1505)
1567 On this day in history pereguin de la Grange, French minister/martyr of Reform, dies
1594 On this day in history tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
1620 On May - 31 willem Louis, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, dies at 59
1665 Pieter J Saenredam, Dutch architectural painter, dies at 67 on May - 31.
1680 Death of Joachim Neander, German clergyman (b. 1650) on May - 31.
1696 On May - 31 heinrich Schwemmer, composer, dies at 75
1740 Frederick-William I, King of Prussia (1713-1740), dies at 51 on this day in history.
1747 Death of Andrei Osterman, Russian statesman (b. 1686) on this day in history.
1799 Death of Pierre Lemonnier, French astronomer (b. 1715) on May - 31.
1809 On this day in history ferdinand von Schill, Prussian officer/rebel, dies in battle at 33
1831 On May - 31 death of samuel Bentham, British mechanical engineer (b. 1757)
1832 Death of Ă‰variste Galois, French mathematician (b. 1811) on May - 31.
1837 On this day in history joseph Grimaldi, greatest clown (king of pantomime), dies at 57
1846 Death of Philip Marheineke, German clergyman (b. 1780) on this day in history.
1847 On this day in history death of thomas Chalmers, Scottish pastor (b. 1780)
1848 Death of EugĂ©nie de GuĂ©rin, French writer (b. 1805) on May - 31.
1849 On this day in history leonard PJ du Bus de Gisignies, gov-gen of Neth-Indies, dies at 69
1854 Vatroslav Lisinski, composer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
1862 Robert Hatton, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at about 34 on this day in history.
1900 On May - 31 james Loudon, gov-gen of Neth-Indies (1871-75), dies at 75
1906 Hermann Schell, German theologist (Gott und Geist), dies at 56 on this day in history.
1908 C L "Boy" Johnson, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies on this day in history.
1910 Elizabeth Blackwell, 1st woman physician, dies at 89 on May - 31.