Famous Deaths In March - 06
Saturday, 21 September 2019
0766 Chrodegang, church reformer/bishop of Mainz, dies at about 50 on March - 06.
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 March - 06.
1531 Death of Pedrarias DĂˇvila, Spanish conquistador on this day in history.
1583 Zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48 on March - 06.
1615 Pieter Both, Dutch admiral/1st gov-gen (East Indies, 1609-14), drowns on this day in history.
1616 On this day in history francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
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 this day in history death of pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63
1753 Gerhardus Havingha, composer, dies at 56 on March - 06.
1754 Henry Pelham, English premier (1745, 46-54), Gin Act, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1758 On March - 06 death of henry Vane, 1st Earl of Darlington, English politician (b. 1705)
1764 Death of Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Chancellor of England (b. 1690) on March - 06.
1796 On March - 06 death of guillaume Thomas FranĂ§ois Raynal, French writer (b. 1713)
1836 Death of Davy Crockett, US pioneer (Alamo), killed in battle at 49 on this day in history.
1842 Death of Constanze Mozart, wife of W.A. Mozart (b. 1763) on this day in history.
1846 On this day in history nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [NS]
1851 Alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63 on this day in history.
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 this day in history death of william Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794)
1867 Wiktor Kazynski, composer, dies at 54 on March - 06.
1881 Death of Horatia Nelson, the illegitimate daughter of Emma Hamilton and Horatio Nelson (b. 1801) on March - 06.
1888 On March - 06 louisa May Alcott, US author (Old-fashioned Girl), dies at 55
1895 On March - 06 death of camilla Collett, Norwegian writer and feminist (b. 1813)
1899 Death of Victoria Kaiulani, Hawaiian princess (b. 1875) on this day in history.
1900 On March - 06 gottlieb Daimler, designed 1st motorcycle, dies at 65
1905 Death of John Henninger Reagan, American Confederate politician (b. 1818) on March - 06.
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 William Milton, cricketer (S Afr Test capt in 3 Tests 1889-92), dies on March - 06.
1932 On March - 06 john Philip Sousa, US composer (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77
1933 On March - 06 death of anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered