Famous Deaths In March - 06
Monday, 20 January 2020
0766 Chrodegang, church reformer/bishop of Mainz, dies at about 50 on this day in history.
1252 On March - 06 death of saint Rose of Viterbo, Italian saint (b. 1235)
1490 Death of Ivan the Young, Ruler of Tver (b. 1458) on this day in history.
1531 On this day in history death of pedrarias DĂˇvila, Spanish conquistador
1583 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 on March - 06.
1615 On March - 06 pieter Both, Dutch admiral/1st gov-gen (East Indies, 1609-14), drowns
1616 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history death of krzysztof Zbaraski, Polish statesman (b. 1580)
1674 On March - 06 johann Paul Schor, German barok painter, dies at 58
1720 On March - 06 death of pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63
1753 Gerhardus Havingha, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1754 Henry Pelham, English premier (1745, 46-54), Gin Act, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1758 Death of Henry Vane, 1st Earl of Darlington, English politician (b. 1705) on this day in history.
1764 Death of Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Chancellor of England (b. 1690) on March - 06.
1796 Death of Guillaume Thomas FranĂ§ois Raynal, French writer (b. 1713) on this day in history.
1836 On March - 06 death of davy Crockett, US pioneer (Alamo), killed in battle at 49
1842 On this day in history death of constanze Mozart, wife of W.A. Mozart (b. 1763)
1846 On this day in history nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [NS]
1851 On March - 06 alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63
1854 Caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1860 Death of Justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (b. 1783) on March - 06.
1866 On March - 06 death of william Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794)
1867 On this day in history wiktor Kazynski, composer, dies at 54
1881 On March - 06 death of horatia Nelson, the illegitimate daughter of Emma Hamilton and Horatio Nelson (b. 1801)
1888 Louisa May Alcott, US author (Old-fashioned Girl), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1895 Death of Camilla Collett, Norwegian writer and feminist (b. 1813) on this day in history.
1899 Death of Victoria Kaiulani, Hawaiian princess (b. 1875) on March - 06.
1900 Gottlieb Daimler, designed 1st motorcycle, dies at 65 on March - 06.
1905 On this day in history death of john Henninger Reagan, American Confederate politician (b. 1818)
1917 Jules HPFX Vandenpeereboom, premier of Belgium (1899), dies at 73 on this day in history.
1924 On March - 06 meyer E van Beem, actor (Moittige Janus), dies at 85
1930 On March - 06 william Milton, cricketer (S Afr Test capt in 3 Tests 1889-92), dies
1932 John Philip Sousa, US composer (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1933 Death of Anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered on March - 06.