Famous Deaths In October - 31
Tuesday, 16 July 2019
1147 On October - 31 death of robert, 1st Earl of Gloucester, English politician (bc. 1090)
1448 On October - 31 johannes VIII Palaeologus, Emperor of Byzantine, dies
1517 Death of Fra Bartolommeo, Italian artist (b. 1472) on this day in history.
1556 On this day in history john Sleidanus, German humanist/historian (Commentary), dies at 50
1634 Erasmus Widmann, composer, dies at 62 on October - 31.
1641 On October - 31 cornelis C Jol, [Houtebeen], adm (South-America), dies at about 41
1654 On this day in history francisco Correa de Arauxo, composer, dies
1659 On October - 31 death of john Bradshaw, English judge (b. 1602)
1661 Mehmed Koprulu, Albanian great vizier of Turkey, dies on October - 31.
1664 On October - 31 willem Frederik of Nassau-Dietz, viceroy of Friesland, dies at 51
1723 On October - 31 cosimo III de' Medici, monarch of Florence (1670-1723), dies at 81
1732 Death of Victor Amadeus II of Savoy (b. 1666) on October - 31.
1733 Death of Eberhard IV Ludwig, Duke of Württemberg (b. 1676) on October - 31.
1744 On October - 31 leonardo Ortensio Salvatore de Leo, composer, dies at 50
1765 On October - 31 duke of Cumberland, English politician/uncle of George III, dies
1768 Francesco Maria Veracini, Italian opera composer, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1793 Death of Pierre V Vergniaud, French politician/police leader, guillotined at 40 on this day in history.
1806 On October - 31 sophie Mereau, writer, dies at 36
1815 On October - 31 daniel Belknap, composer, dies at 44
1851 On October - 31 peter II Petrovic Njegos, bishop of Montenegro (1830-51), dies at 37
1860 On October - 31 death of johan Nathan, murderer, hanged
1863 Louis Ludwig Blenker, German/US brig-general (Union), dies at 51 on October - 31.
1865 William Parson, 3rd Earl of Rosse & maker of large telescopes, dies on this day in history.
1870 On October - 31 mihaly Mosonyi, composer, dies at 55
1879 Big Snake, brother of Ponca chief Standing Bear, dies on this day in history.
1883 On October - 31 death of swami Dayananda Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj
1884 On October - 31 death of marie Bashkirtseff, Russian painter (b. 1858)
1887 George Alexander Macfarren, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1895 Franz Hedrich, Austria writer, dies at about 62 on this day in history.
1902 Jean-Baptist Colyns, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1913 Death of William Evans-Gordon, British politician (b. 1857) on October - 31.
1916 On this day in history death of charles Taze Russell, American founder of the Jehovah's Witnesses (b. 1852)
1917 On October - 31 tibby Cotter, cricketer (at Beersheba 49 wickets for Australia), dies
1918 On this day in history egon Schiele, Austria painter/graphic artist, dies at 28