Historical Events In March - 15
Tuesday, 19 June 2018
0044 B.C. Caius Julius Caesar, dictator of Rome, is stabbed to death in the Roman Senate house by a group of sixty conspirators led by Marcus Junius Brutus and Caius Cassius Longinus on this day in history.
0076 On March - 15 hadrian, Roman Emperor (builder of Hadrian's Wall)
0221 On this day in history liu Bei, a Chinese warlord and member of the Han royal house, declares himself emperor of Shu-Han and claims his legitimate succession to the Han Dynasty.
0351 Constantius II elevates his cousin Gallus to Caesar, and puts him in charge of the Eastern part of the Roman Empire on this day in history.
0493 Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy on March - 15.
0493 Odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies on this day in history.
0752 Zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22] on this day in history.
0933 Battle at Riade German King Henry I beats Magyaren on March - 15.
0933 Henry the Fowler routs Magyar raiders March 15 at Merseburg on this day in history.
0933 On March - 15 battle at Riade: German King Henry I beats Magyaren
0963 On March - 15 romanus II, Byzantine emperor (959-63), dies at 25
1034 On this day in history mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies
1145 Pope Lucius II on this day in history.
1311 On this day in history battle of Halmyros: The Catalan Company defeats Walter V of Brienne to take control of the Duchy of Athens, a Crusader state in Greece.
1311 On March - 15 walter V of Brienne, Duke of Athens
1360 France invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel on March - 15.
1382 On this day in history conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy
1391 Jew hating Monk in Seville Spain stirs up people to attack Jews on March - 15.
1493 On this day in history christopher Columbus returns to Spain after first new world voyage
1493 Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage on March - 15.
1493 On March - 15 anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France
1545 On this day in history first meeting of the Council of Trent.
1560 On this day in history failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
1562 On this day in history general François de Guise enters Paris France
1562 On March - 15 general Francois de Guise enters Paris
1580 On this day in history spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
1638 On this day in history shunzhi Emperor of China
1666 Georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden) on March - 15.
1672 King Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence on this day in history.
1673 On March - 15 salvatore Rosa, Italian painter (Baroque)/poet/music/actor, dies at 57
1678 Dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop on March - 15.
1713 Nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere on March - 15.
1723 Johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27 on March - 15.
1729 On March - 15 sister St Stanislas Hachard, first US nun, takes her vows, N Orleans