Famous Deaths In May - 31
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0455 Death of Petronius Maximus, senator/Emperor of Rome, lynched on this day in history.
1091 On this day in history 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 Death of Thomas Wake, English politician (b. 1297) on this day in history.
1408 Death of Ashikaga Yoshimitsu, Japanese shogun (b. 1358) on this day in history.
1410 On May - 31 death of king Martin I of Aragon (b. 1356)
1495 On May - 31 death of cecily Neville, mother of Edward IV of England and Richard III of England, (b. 1415)
1504 Engelbert II, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg-Dietz, dies on May - 31.
1551 On May - 31 aristotele "Basiano" da Sangallo, Italian set designer, dies
1558 On May - 31 death of philip Hoby, English politician (b. 1505)
1567 On May - 31 pereguin de la Grange, French minister/martyr of Reform, dies
1594 On May - 31 tintoretto, Italian Mannerist painter, dies at 75
1620 Willem Louis, earl of Nassau-Dillenburg, dies at 59 on May - 31.
1665 On this day in history pieter J Saenredam, Dutch architectural painter, dies at 67
1680 Death of Joachim Neander, German clergyman (b. 1650) on May - 31.
1696 On May - 31 heinrich Schwemmer, composer, dies at 75
1740 On this day in history frederick-William I, King of Prussia (1713-1740), dies at 51
1747 On May - 31 death of andrei Osterman, Russian statesman (b. 1686)
1799 Death of Pierre Lemonnier, French astronomer (b. 1715) on this day in history.
1809 On May - 31 ferdinand von Schill, Prussian officer/rebel, dies in battle at 33
1831 On this day in history death of samuel Bentham, British mechanical engineer (b. 1757)
1832 On May - 31 death of Évariste Galois, French mathematician (b. 1811)
1837 Joseph Grimaldi, greatest clown (king of pantomime), dies at 57 on May - 31.
1846 On May - 31 death of philip Marheineke, German clergyman (b. 1780)
1847 On May - 31 death of thomas Chalmers, Scottish pastor (b. 1780)
1848 On May - 31 death of eugénie de Guérin, French writer (b. 1805)
1849 On May - 31 leonard PJ du Bus de Gisignies, gov-gen of Neth-Indies, dies at 69
1854 On this day in history vatroslav Lisinski, composer, dies at 34
1862 Robert Hatton, Confederate brig-general, dies in battle at about 34 on this day in history.
1900 James Loudon, gov-gen of Neth-Indies (1871-75), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1906 On May - 31 hermann Schell, German theologist (Gott und Geist), dies at 56
1908 On May - 31 c L "Boy" Johnson, cricketer (Test for S Africa 1895-96), dies
1910 On this day in history elizabeth Blackwell, 1st woman physician, dies at 89