Famous Deaths In March - 05
Saturday, 23 March 2019
0254 Lucius I, bishop of Rome (253-54), dies on March - 05.
1291 Death of Sa'ad al'Da'ulah, Jewish grand vizier of Persia, assassinated on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 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 Clement VIII, [Ippolito Aldofireini], Pope (1592-1605), dies at 69 on March - 05.
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history death of crispus Attuks, slave, is 1st of 5 killed during Boston Massacre
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 Josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42 on this day in history.
1815 Death of Franz Mesmer, Austrian developer of hypnotism (b. 1734) on this day in history.
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 March - 05.
1849 Death of David Scott, Scottish painter (b. 1806) on March - 05.
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 Marie-C-S de Flavigny Agoult, [Daniel Stern], Fren author, dies at 70 on March - 05.
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 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 March - 05.
1907 On March - 05 death of friedrich Blass, German classical scholar (b. 1843)
1919 On this day in history jozef Surzynski, composer, dies at 67
1926 Death of Clément Ader, French aviation pioneer (b. 1841) on this day in history.