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What Happened on January 31, 1606

Famous Deaths

ExecutionGuy Fawkes

Guy Fawkes, English Catholic conspirator who was convicted in the "Gunpowder Plot" to blow up the British Parliament, hanged at 35

1606 Highlights

About January 31, 1606

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 416 years, 3 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius