Famous Deaths In March - 16
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0455 Death of Valentinian III, Roman Emperor (b. 419) on March - 16.
1021 Death of Heribert of Cologne, Archbishop of Cologne and Chancellor of Emperor Otto III on March - 16.
1037 On March - 16 death of robert I, Archbishop of Rouen
1072 On this day in history adalbert, archbishop of Bremen-Hamburg, dies
1322 On this day in history death of humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1276)
1410 Death of John Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset (b. 1373) on March - 16.
1485 Death of Anne Neville, queen of Richard III of England (b. 1456) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1649 On March - 16 death of st. Jean de BrĂ©beuf, French Jesuit missionary (b. 1593)
1679 On this day in history death of john Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616)
1721 On March - 16 death of james Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657)
1736 On this day in history giovanni B Pergolesi, Italian composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 26
1737 On March - 16 death of benjamin Wadsworth, President of Harvard University (b. 1670)
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 On March - 16 nicolas Sejan, composer, dies at 73
1838 On this day in history nathaniel Bowditch, astronomer/navigation expert, dies at 64
1841 FĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist, dies at 49 on March - 16.
1843 Anton R Falck, Dutch minister of Education/Colonies, dies at 65 on this day in history.
1867 On this day in history benjamin Hanby, composer, dies at 33
1878 William Banting, English undertaker, dies on this day in history.
1881 Modest P Mussorgsky, Russian composer (Boris Godunov), dies at 42 on March - 16.
1887 On this day in history emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59
1888 On this day in history death of hippolyte Carnot, French statesman (b. 1801)
1890 Death of Zorka of Montenegro, Princess of Serbia (b. 1864) on March - 16.
1892 Death of Samuel F. Miller, American politician (b. 1827) on this day in history.
1898 On March - 16 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 Death of Roy Bean, American jurist on this day in history.