Famous Deaths In March - 20
Thursday, 20 July 2017
0687 On this day in history death of st. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (b. c. 634).
0842 On this day in history alfonso II the Chaste, king of Asturia (791-842), dies
1191 On March - 20 clement III, [Paolo Scolari], Pope (1187-91, 3rd crusades), dies
1239 Death of Hermann von Salza, Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (c. 1179) on March - 20.
1351 On this day in history mohammed ibn-Tughluq, sultan of Delhi India, dies
1393 Death of Johannes Nepomucenus, [Jan Nepomucky], Czech saint, killed on March - 20.
1413 Death of King Henry IV of England (b. 1367) on this day in history.
1415 Henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England (1399-1413), dies at 45 on March - 20.
1501 On March - 20 jean Carondelet, lawyer/chancellor of Burgundy (1480-96), dies at 72
1531 On March - 20 death of sicke Freerks/Frericx, [Cutter], Dutch anabaptist, beheaded
1549 Death of Thomas Seymour of Sudely, English Lord Admiral, beheaded on March - 20.
1568 On this day in history albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77
1586 Death of Richard Maitland, Scottish statesman and historian (b. 1496) on this day in history.
1617 On March - 20 franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50
1619 Matthias II, Holy Roman Catholic emperor (1611-19), dies on March - 20.
1646 On this day in history matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35
1673 Death of Augustyn Kordecki, Polish prior (b. 1603) on this day in history.
1703 Johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies on this day in history.
1730 Death of Adrienne Lecouvreur, French actress (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1732 Death of Johann Ernst Hanxleden, German philologist (b. 1681) on March - 20.
1746 On this day in history death of nicolas de LargilliÃ¨re, French painter (b. 1656)
1751 On March - 20 frederick Louis, English prince of Wales/son of George I, dies
1757 On this day in history johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
1767 On this day in history firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87
1780 On March - 20 death of sir Benjamin Truman
1793 On March - 20 death of william Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, Scottish judge and politician (b. 1705)
1804 Ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47 on March - 20.
1812 Jan Ladislav Dussek, Bohemian pianist/composer, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1835 Death of Louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794) on this day in history.
1848 Abraham des Amorie van der Hoeven, Dutch theologist/poet, dies at 27 on this day in history.
1855 On this day in history death of joseph Aspdin, English mason and inventor (b. 1788)
1865 Death of Keisuke Yamanami, Japanese samurai (b. 1833) on March - 20.
1866 On March - 20 rikard Nordraak, composer, dies at 23
1871 Antonio Buzzolla, composer, dies at 56 on March - 20.