Famous Deaths In March - 05
Thursday, 24 January 2019
0254 On this day in history lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies
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 On March - 05 death of nuno da Cunha, Portuguese governor in India (b. 1487)
1561 Carlo Caraffa, Italian cardinal, dies at 41 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1605 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1611 Death of Shimazu Yoshihisa, Japanese warlord and samurai (b. 1533) on March - 05.
1622 Death of Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma (b. 1569) on this day in history.
1625 On this day in history james I (VI), king of England (1603-25)/poet/author, dies at 58
1644 On March - 05 louise Juliana, countess of Nassau, dies at 73
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 March - 05.
1732 Joseph-Francois Salomon, composer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1778 Thomas A Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1795 On this day in history josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42
1815 Death of Franz Mesmer, Austrian developer of hypnotism (b. 1734) on March - 05.
1827 On March - 05 alessandro Volta, Italian physicist (made 1st battery), dies at 82
1829 Death of John Adams, last surviving HMS Bounty mutineer (b. 1766) on this day in history.
1849 On this day in history 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 Death of Marius Barbeau, French Canadian ethnographer and folklorist (b. 1969) on this day in history.
1893 On March - 05 hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64
1895 Nikolai Leskow, writer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1903 On this day in history death of george Francis Robert Henderson, British soldier (b. 1854)
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 Jozef Surzynski, composer, dies at 67 on this day in history.
1926 Death of Clément Ader, French aviation pioneer (b. 1841) on this day in history.