Famous Deaths In March - 05
Tuesday, 12 November 2019
0254 On March - 05 lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies
1291 On this day in history death of sa'ad al'Da'ulah, Jewish grand vizier of Persia, assassinated
1534 On March - 05 death of antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (b. 1489)
1539 Death of Nuno da Cunha, Portuguese governor in India (b. 1487) on March - 05.
1561 On this day in history carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41
1574 Philip of Saint-Aldegonde, Flem viceroy Holland/Zealand/Utrecht, dies on this day in history.
1576 Don Luis de Requesens y Zuniga, viceroy of Neth (1573-76), dies at 70 on March - 05.
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 this day in history.
1695 Death of Henry Wharton, English writer (b. 1664) on March - 05.
1726 On March - 05 death of evelyn Pierrepont, 1st Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull, English politician
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 Death of Yeongjo of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1694) on March - 05.
1778 Thomas A Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia), dies at 67 on March - 05.
1795 On this day in history josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42
1815 On this day in history death of franz Mesmer, Austrian developer of hypnotism (b. 1734)
1827 On March - 05 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 Death of David Scott, Scottish painter (b. 1806) on March - 05.
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 Death of Marius Barbeau, French Canadian ethnographer and folklorist (b. 1969) on March - 05.
1893 On this day in history hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64
1895 On this day in history nikolai Leskow, writer, dies at 64
1903 Death of George Francis Robert Henderson, British soldier (b. 1854) on March - 05.
1904 On March - 05 alfred von Waldersee, Prussian field marshal/chief-staff, dies at 71
1907 On this day in history death of friedrich Blass, German classical scholar (b. 1843)
1919 On this day in history jozef Surzynski, composer, dies at 67
1926 Death of ClĂ©ment Ader, French aviation pioneer (b. 1841) on this day in history.