Famous Deaths In March - 05
Thursday, 23 January 2020
0254 Lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies on March - 05.
1291 On March - 05 death of sa'ad al'Da'ulah, Jewish grand vizier of Persia, assassinated
1534 Death of Antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (b. 1489) on March - 05.
1539 Death of Nuno da Cunha, Portuguese governor in India (b. 1487) on March - 05.
1561 On March - 05 carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
1574 On March - 05 philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies
1576 On this day in history don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70
1605 On March - 05 clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69
1611 On March - 05 death of shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1533)
1622 On this day in history death of ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma (b. 1569)
1625 James I (VI), king of England (1603-25)/poet/author, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1644 On this day in history louise Juliana, countess of Nassau, dies at 73
1695 Death of Henry Wharton, English writer (b. 1664) on March - 05.
1726 Death of Evelyn Pierrepont, 1st Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull, English politician on this day in history.
1732 On this day in history joseph-Francois Salomon, composer, dies at 82
1770 Death of Crispus Attuks, slave, is 1st of 5 killed during Boston Massacre on March - 05.
1776 On this day in history death of yeongjo of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1694)
1778 On March - 05 thomas A Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia), dies at 67
1795 Josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42 on March - 05.
1815 On March - 05 death of franz Mesmer, Austrian developer of hypnotism (b. 1734)
1827 On this day in history alessandro Volta, Italian physicist (made 1st battery), dies at 82
1829 On this day in history death of john Adams, last surviving HMS Bounty mutineer (b. 1766)
1849 On March - 05 death of david Scott, Scottish painter (b. 1806)
1853 On March - 05 georg A Kestner, German art collector/diplomat, dies at 75
1873 On March - 05 marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, composer, dies at 34
1876 Marie-C-S de Flavigny Agoult, [Daniel Stern], Fren author, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1883 On March - 05 death of marius Barbeau, French Canadian ethnographer and folklorist (b. 1969)
1893 Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64 on March - 05.
1895 Nikolai Leskow, writer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1903 Death of George Francis Robert Henderson, British soldier (b. 1854) on this day in history.
1904 Alfred von Waldersee, Prussian field marshal/chief-staff, dies at 71 on this day in history.
1907 On March - 05 death of friedrich Blass, German classical scholar (b. 1843)
1919 On March - 05 jozef Surzynski, composer, dies at 67
1926 On March - 05 death of clĂ©ment Ader, French aviation pioneer (b. 1841)