On This Day

Famous People Who Died in February 1831

  • Feb 5 John CJ van Speijk, commits suicide at 29

BattleVicente Guerrero

Feb 14 Vicente Guerrero, Mexican revolutionary hero, general and 2nd President of Mexico (1829, executed by firing squad at 48

Revolutionary General and President of Mexico Vicente Guerrero
Revolutionary General and President of Mexico
Vicente Guerrero
  • Feb 14 Henry Maudslay, English inventor of the metal lathe, dies at 59