Famous Deaths In March - 06
Tuesday, 19 March 2019
0766 On March - 06 chrodegang, church reformer/bishop of Mainz, dies at about 50
1252 On March - 06 death of saint Rose of Viterbo, Italian saint (b. 1235)
1490 On March - 06 death of ivan the Young, Ruler of Tver (b. 1458)
1531 On March - 06 death of pedrarias Dávila, 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 March - 06.
1616 On March - 06 francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown)
1627 On March - 06 death of krzysztof Zbaraski, Polish statesman (b. 1580)
1674 Johann Paul Schor, German barok painter, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1720 On this day in history death of pieter van Flowers, Flemish painter, buried at 63
1753 On March - 06 gerhardus Havingha, composer, dies at 56
1754 Henry Pelham, English premier (1745, 46-54), Gin Act, dies at about 57 on March - 06.
1758 Death of Henry Vane, 1st Earl of Darlington, English politician (b. 1705) on March - 06.
1764 On March - 06 death of philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Chancellor of England (b. 1690)
1796 Death of Guillaume Thomas François Raynal, French writer (b. 1713) on March - 06.
1836 Death of Davy Crockett, US pioneer (Alamo), killed in battle at 49 on March - 06.
1842 On March - 06 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 March - 06.
1860 On March - 06 death of justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (b. 1783)
1866 On March - 06 death of william Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794)
1867 On March - 06 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 On this day in history louisa May Alcott, US author (Old-fashioned Girl), dies at 55
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 On this day in history jules HPFX Vandenpeereboom, premier of Belgium (1899), dies at 73
1924 On this day in history meyer E van Beem, actor (Moittige Janus), dies at 85
1930 On this day in history 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 On March - 06 death of anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered