Famous Deaths In March - 06
Saturday, 04 July 2020
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 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 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) on March - 06.
1627 Death of Krzysztof Zbaraski, Polish statesman (b. 1580) on March - 06.
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 On this day in history 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 Death of Philip Yorke, 1st Earl of Hardwicke, Lord Chancellor of England (b. 1690) on this day in history.
1796 Death of Guillaume Thomas FranĂ§ois Raynal, French writer (b. 1713) on March - 06.
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 March - 06 nikoli A Poveloi, Russian writer/publisher, dies at 49 [NS]
1851 On this day in history alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63
1854 Caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80 on March - 06.
1860 On this day in history death of justus Johann Friedrich Dotzauer, German cellist and composer (b. 1783)
1866 Death of William Whewell, English scientist, philosopher, and historian of science (b. 1794) on March - 06.
1867 On this day in history wiktor Kazynski, composer, dies at 54
1881 On this day in history death of horatia Nelson, the illegitimate daughter of Emma Hamilton and Horatio Nelson (b. 1801)
1888 On March - 06 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 this day in history.
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 March - 06.
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 this day in history.
1932 John Philip Sousa, US composer (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77 on March - 06.
1933 On March - 06 death of anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered