Famous Deaths In March - 06
Friday, 07 August 2020
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 On this day in history death of ivan the Young, Ruler of Tver (b. 1458)
1531 On March - 06 death of pedrarias DĂˇvila, Spanish conquistador
1583 On March - 06 zacharias Ursinus, German theologist (Heidelberger), dies at 48
1615 Pieter Both, Dutch admiral/1st gov-gen (East Indies, 1609-14), drowns on this day in history.
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 Johann Paul Schor, German barok painter, dies at 58 on March - 06.
1720 Death of Pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63 on March - 06.
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 On March - 06 death of philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Chancellor of England (b. 1690)
1796 On this day in history 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 March - 06.
1842 Death of Constanze Mozart, wife of W.A. Mozart (b. 1763) on March - 06.
1846 On this day in history nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [NS]
1851 Alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63 on March - 06.
1854 On this day in history caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80
1860 Death of Justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (b. 1783) on March - 06.
1866 Death of William Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794) on March - 06.
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 On March - 06 death of victoria Kaiulani, Hawaiian princess (b. 1875)
1900 On this day in history 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 March - 06.
1924 On this day in history 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.