Famous Deaths In March - 05
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
0254 On this day in history lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies
1291 Death of Sa'ad al'Da'ulah, Jewish grand vizier of Persia, assassinated on this day in history.
1534 On this day in history death of antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (b. 1489)
1539 Death of Nuno da Cunha, Portuguese governor in India (b. 1487) on this day in history.
1561 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on March - 05.
1574 On March - 05 philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies
1576 On March - 05 don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70
1605 On this day in history clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69
1611 On this day in history death of shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1533)
1622 Death of Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma (b. 1569) on March - 05.
1625 On March - 05 james I (VI), king of England (1603-25)/poet/author, dies at 58
1644 Louise Juliana, countess of Nassau, dies at 73 on March - 05.
1695 Death of Henry Wharton, English writer (b. 1664) on this day in history.
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 March - 05 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 On this day in history josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42
1815 On March - 05 death of franz Mesmer, Austrian developer of hypnotism (b. 1734)
1827 Alessandro Volta, Italian physicist (made 1st battery), dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 Georg A Kestner, German art collector/diplomat, dies at 75 on March - 05.
1873 Marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, composer, dies at 34 on this day in history.
1876 On this day in history marie-C-S de Flavigny Agoult, [Daniel Stern], Fren author, dies at 70
1883 On this day in history death of marius Barbeau, French Canadian ethnographer and folklorist (b. 1969)
1893 Hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1895 On March - 05 nikolai Leskow, writer, dies at 64
1903 On March - 05 death of george Francis Robert Henderson, British soldier (b. 1854)
1904 Alfred von Waldersee, Prussian field marshal/chief-staff, dies at 71 on March - 05.
1907 On this day in history 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)