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What Happened on January 31, 1606

Famous Deaths


BattleGuy Fawkes

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

English Catholic Conspirator Guy Fawkes
English Catholic Conspirator
Guy Fawkes

1606 Highlights

About January 31, 1606

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 415 years and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius