Famous Deaths In March - 06
Monday, 26 October 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 Death of Ivan the Young, Ruler of Tver (b. 1458) on this day in history.
1531 Death of Pedrarias Dávila, Spanish conquistador on March - 06.
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 Francis Beaumont, Elizabethan playwright, dies (birth date unknown) on this day in history.
1627 Death of Krzysztof Zbaraski, Polish statesman (b. 1580) on this day in history.
1674 Johann Paul Schor, German barok painter, dies at 58 on March - 06.
1720 On this day in history 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 March - 06.
1758 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Alexander Aliabiev, composer, dies at 63 on March - 06.
1854 Caspar GC Reinwardt, German/Dutch biologist, dies at 80 on March - 06.
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 this day in history.
1881 Death of Horatia Nelson, the illegitimate daughter of Emma Hamilton and Horatio Nelson (b. 1801) on March - 06.
1888 Louisa May Alcott, US author (Old-fashioned Girl), dies at 55 on March - 06.
1895 On this day in history death of camilla Collett, Norwegian writer and feminist (b. 1813)
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 March - 06 death of john Henninger Reagan, American Confederate politician (b. 1818)
1917 On March - 06 jules HPFX Vandenpeereboom, premier of Belgium (1899), dies at 73
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 On March - 06 john Philip Sousa, US composer (Stars & Stripes Forever), dies at 77
1933 Death of Anton J Cermak, US mayor of Chicago, murdered on this day in history.