Famous Deaths In March - 05
Friday, 24 May 2019
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 March - 05.
1534 On March - 05 death of antonio da Correggio, Italian painter (b. 1489)
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 March - 05.
1605 On this day in history clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69
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 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 On March - 05 death of henry Wharton, English writer (b. 1664)
1726 Death of Evelyn Pierrepont, 1st Duke of Kingston-upon-Hull, English politician on this day in history.
1732 On March - 05 joseph-Francois Salomon, composer, dies at 82
1770 On this day in history death of crispus Attuks, slave, is 1st of 5 killed during Boston Massacre
1776 On March - 05 death of yeongjo of Joseon, ruler of Korea (b. 1694)
1778 Thomas A Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia), dies at 67 on this day in history.
1795 On March - 05 josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42
1815 On this day in history 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 Death of John Adams, last surviving HMS Bounty mutineer (b. 1766) on March - 05.
1849 On this day in history death of david Scott, Scottish painter (b. 1806)
1853 Georg A Kestner, German art collector/diplomat, dies at 75 on March - 05.
1873 On March - 05 marie-Alexis Castillon de Saint-Victor, composer, dies at 34
1876 On March - 05 marie-C-S de Flavigny Agoult, [Daniel Stern], Fren author, dies at 70
1883 Death of Marius Barbeau, French Canadian ethnographer and folklorist (b. 1969) on March - 05.
1893 On March - 05 hippolyte Taine, French philosopher/historian, dies at 64
1895 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 Death of Clément Ader, French aviation pioneer (b. 1841) on this day in history.