July 31, 2016 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • Yuriko Koike is the first woman to be elected Tokyo Governor

Event of interestEvent of Interest

“Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" a play by Jack Thorne, with contributions by J. K. Rowling is published worldwide at midnight

Novelist J. K. Rowling
J. K. Rowling

Deaths in History

  • Seymour Papert, South African mathematician, dies at 88