Famous Deaths In March - 08
Thursday, 24 September 2020
0883 On March - 08 albumasar, [Ahmad Aboe M Gafar al-Balkhi], Arabic astronomer, dies
1126 Death of Urraca of Castile (b. 1082) on March - 08.
1144 On this day in history celestine II, [Guido], Italian Pope (1143-44), dies in battle
1202 On March - 08 death of sverre of Norway
1223 Death of Wincenty Kadłubek, Polish chronicler (b. 1161) on March - 08.
1403 On this day in history bajezid I Jildirim, 4th sultan of Turkey (1389-1403), dies at 42
1466 On this day in history francesco Sforza, Italian condottiere/duke of Milan, dies at 64
1550 Juan de Dios, Port/Sp saint (Brothers of Mercy), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1638 On March - 08 jacob C van Neck, admiral/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at about 73
1640 On this day in history guillaume van Messaus, composer, dies at 50
1641 Death of Xu Xiake, Chinese adventurer (b. 1587) on this day in history.
1661 Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 on March - 08.
1674 On this day in history death of charles Sorel, sieur de Souvigny, French writer (b. 1597)
1702 On March - 08 death of john de Baen, portrait painter/etcher, buried at 69
1709 On March - 08 william Cowper/Cooper, English anatomist, dies at about 62
1716 On March - 08 harald Vallerius, composer, dies at 69
1720 On March - 08 georg Bronner, composer, dies at 53
1724 On this day in history enrico Giovanni Zuccalli, Swiss architect, dies at about 81
1728 Gian M Crescimbeni, Italian literary/critic (Arcadia), dies at 64 on March - 08.
1731 Death of Ferdinand Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1688) on March - 08.
1734 On March - 08 carolomannus Pachschmidt, composer, dies at 33
1754 Don Jose de Carvajal bon Lancaster, Sp min of Foreign affairs, dies on March - 08.
1757 On this day in history death of thomas Blackwell, Scottish classical scholar (b. 1701)
1771 On this day in history death of louis August le Clerc, French-born sculptor (b. 1688)
1819 On March - 08 death of benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge, doctor, Massachusetts militia officer, member of the Massachusetts legislature (b. 1739)
1828 Johann Anton Sulzer, composer, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1844 On this day in history death of charles XIV John of Sweden (b. 1763)
1855 On March - 08 death of william Poole, Infamous member of New York City's Bowery Boys gang (b. 1821)
1862 Adrien de La Fage, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.
1869 Louis Hector Berlioz, French composer (Symphony Fantastic), dies at 65 on March - 08.
1874 On March - 08 millard Fillmore, 13th president (1850-53), dies of at 74
1887 Pavel Annenkov, Russian literature historian/critic, dies at 73 on March - 08.
1889 On March - 08 jens/John Ericsson, Swed/US, engineer (fire extinguisher), dies at 85
1901 On March - 08 karl Freiherr von Stumm-Halberg, German politician, dies at 64