Historical Events In January - 31
Monday, 13 July 2020
0314 St Silvester I begins his reign as Catholic Pope on this day in history.
0876 On this day in history charles becomes king of Italy
1504 On January - 31 by treaty of Lyons, French cede Naples to Ferdinand of Aragon
1517 On this day in history gioseffo Zarlino, composer
1531 Kings Ferdinand of Austria/János Zápolyai of Hungary accept each other on this day in history.
1531 On January - 31 kings Ferdinand of Austria/Janos Zapolyai of Hungary accept each other
1560 On January - 31 spanish king Philip II marries Elisabeth van Valois
1561 Menno Simonsz, Dutch priest/vicar (Foundation Book), dies on this day in history.
1573 Ambrosius Metzger, composer on this day in history.
1578 On January - 31 battle of Gembloers
1580 On this day in history hendrik, Portuguese cardinal/epilepticus/regent (1578-80), dies
1596 On January - 31 catholic League disjoins
1601 Pieter de Bloot, Dutch landscape painter on January - 31.
1605 In Tokaido, Japan a major earthquake causes 5,000 deaths. and generates a Tsunami on January - 31.
1606 On this day in history guy Fawkes, convicted of treason against England's King James I, is executed.
1606 On January - 31 guy Fawkes, convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot", executed at 35
1607 On January - 31 james Stanley, 7th Earl of Derby
1609 On this day in history wisselbank of Amsterdam established
1612 On January - 31 hendrik Casimir I, count of Nassau-Dietz/mayor of Frisia
1614 Nicolas Saboly, composer on January - 31.
1620 On this day in history georg F von Waldeck, German commander-in-chief
1623 On January - 31 francois-Xavier de Laval
1627 Spanish government goes bankrupt where did all the New World gold go to? on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history spanish government goes bankrupt
1633 Nathaniel Crew, English bishop (Durham) on January - 31.
1675 On January - 31 cornelia/Dina Olfaarts found not guilty of witchcraft
1679 Jean-Baptiste Lully's opera "Bellerophon," premieres in Paris on this day in history.
1696 On this day in history revolt of undertakers after funeral reforms (Amsterdam)
1720 On January - 31 thomas Grey, 2nd Earl of Stamford, English privy councillor (c. 1654)
1734 On January - 31 julien-Amable Mathieu, composer
1747 On this day in history grand Pre, Nova Scotia Arthur Noble d1747 British commander at Grand Pre surprised by Villiers; loses 500 men
1747 On this day in history the first venereal diseases clinic opens at London Lock Hospital.
1750 On January - 31 gerrit J Pijman, Dutch minister of War (1798-1800, 1803-06)
1759 Francois Devienne, composer on January - 31.