Famous Deaths In March - 16
Sunday, 24 September 2023
0455 Death of Valentinian III, Roman Emperor (b. 419) on March - 16.
1021 On March - 16 death of heribert of Cologne, Archbishop of Cologne and Chancellor of Emperor Otto III
1037 Death of Robert I, Archbishop of Rouen on this day in history.
1072 Adalbert, archbishop of Bremen-Hamburg, dies on this day in history.
1322 On this day in history death of humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1276)
1410 On this day in history death of john Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset (b. 1373)
1485 On this day in history death of anne Neville, queen of Richard III of England (b. 1456)
1536 On this day in history death of ibrahim Pasha, grand-visier of Osmaanse Rich, murdered at about 45
1559 On this day in history death of anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496)
1620 Death of St. John Sarkander, Moravian priest, died of injuries caused by torturing on this day in history.
1629 Emilia of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange, dies at 59 on March - 16.
1649 On this day in history death of st. Jean de BrÃ©beuf, French Jesuit missionary (b. 1593)
1679 Death of John Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616) on this day in history.
1721 Death of James Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657) on this day in history.
1736 On this day in history giovanni B Pergolesi, Italian composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 26
1737 Death of Benjamin Wadsworth, President of Harvard University (b. 1670) on this day in history.
1738 On March - 16 georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden), dies at 72
1747 Death of Christian Augustus of Anhalt-Zerbst, father of Catherine II of Russia (b. 1690) on this day in history.
1804 On March - 16 francisco marquis Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright, dies at 75
1806 On March - 16 giuseppe Colla, composer, dies at 74
1819 Nicolas Sejan, composer, dies at 73 on March - 16.
1838 On this day in history nathaniel Bowditch, astronomer/navigation expert, dies at 64
1841 On March - 16 fÃ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist, dies at 49
1843 Anton R Falck, Dutch minister of Education/Colonies, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1867 On March - 16 benjamin Hanby, composer, dies at 33
1878 On March - 16 william Banting, English undertaker, dies
1881 On this day in history modest P Mussorgsky, Russian composer (Boris Godunov), dies at 42
1887 Emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59 on this day in history.
1888 Death of Hippolyte Carnot, French statesman (b. 1801) on this day in history.
1890 Death of Zorka of Montenegro, Princess of Serbia (b. 1864) on March - 16.
1892 On this day in history death of samuel F. Miller, American politician (b. 1827)
1898 On this day in history aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
1899 Death of Joseph Medill, mayor of Chicago (b. 1823) on this day in history.
1903 On March - 16 death of roy Bean, American jurist