Famous Deaths In March - 08
Saturday, 09 December 2023
0883 Albumasar, [Ahmad Aboe M Gafar al-Balkhi], Arabic astronomer, dies on this day in history.
1126 Death of Urraca of Castile (b. 1082) on March - 08.
1144 On March - 08 celestine II, [Guido], Italian Pope (1143-44), dies in battle
1202 On March - 08 death of sverre of Norway
1223 Death of Wincenty KadÅ‚ubek, Polish chronicler (b. 1161) on this day in history.
1403 Bajezid I Jildirim, 4th sultan of Turkey (1389-1403), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1466 On March - 08 francesco Sforza, Italian condottiere/duke of Milan, dies at 64
1550 On this day in history juan de Dios, Port/Sp saint (Brothers of Mercy), dies at 55
1638 Jacob C van Neck, admiral/mayor of Amsterdam, dies at about 73 on March - 08.
1640 Guillaume van Messaus, composer, dies at 50 on this day in history.
1641 Death of Xu Xiake, Chinese adventurer (b. 1587) on March - 08.
1661 Jules Mazarin, Italian cardinal/premier of France, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1674 On this day in history death of charles Sorel, sieur de Souvigny, French writer (b. 1597)
1702 On this day in history 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 this day in history harald Vallerius, composer, dies at 69
1720 Georg Bronner, composer, dies at 53 on March - 08.
1724 On March - 08 enrico Giovanni Zuccalli, Swiss architect, dies at about 81
1728 Gian M Crescimbeni, Italian literary/critic (Arcadia), dies at 64 on this day in history.
1731 Death of Ferdinand Brokoff, Czech sculptor (b. 1688) on this day in history.
1734 Carolomannus Pachschmidt, composer, dies at 33 on March - 08.
1754 On this day in history don Jose de Carvajal bon Lancaster, Sp min of Foreign affairs, dies
1757 Death of Thomas Blackwell, Scottish classical scholar (b. 1701) on March - 08.
1771 Death of Louis August le Clerc, French-born sculptor (b. 1688) on this day in history.
1819 Death of Benjamin Ruggles Woodbridge, doctor, Massachusetts militia officer, member of the Massachusetts legislature (b. 1739) on this day in history.
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 Death of William Poole, Infamous member of New York City's Bowery Boys gang (b. 1821) on March - 08.
1862 On March - 08 adrien de La Fage, composer, dies at 56
1869 On March - 08 louis Hector Berlioz, French composer (Symphony Fantastic), dies at 65
1874 Millard Fillmore, 13th president (1850-53), dies of at 74 on this day in history.
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