Famous Deaths In March - 16
Friday, 03 April 2020
0455 On March - 16 death of valentinian III, Roman Emperor (b. 419)
1021 Death of Heribert of Cologne, Archbishop of Cologne and Chancellor of Emperor Otto III on March - 16.
1037 On this day in history death of robert I, Archbishop of Rouen
1072 On March - 16 adalbert, archbishop of Bremen-Hamburg, dies
1322 Death of Humphrey de Bohun, 4th Earl of Hereford, English soldier (b. 1276) on March - 16.
1410 Death of John Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset (b. 1373) on this day in history.
1485 Death of Anne Neville, queen of Richard III of England (b. 1456) on this day in history.
1536 On March - 16 death of ibrahim Pasha, grand-visier of Osmaanse Rich, murdered at about 45
1559 Death of Anthony St. Leger, Lord Deputy of Ireland (b. 1496) on March - 16.
1620 Death of St. John Sarkander, Moravian priest, died of injuries caused by torturing on March - 16.
1629 Emilia of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange, dies at 59 on March - 16.
1649 Death of St. Jean de BrĂ©beuf, French Jesuit missionary (b. 1593) on March - 16.
1679 Death of John Leverett, Governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony (b. 1616) on March - 16.
1721 On March - 16 death of james Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657)
1736 Giovanni B Pergolesi, Italian composer (Stabat Mater), dies at 26 on March - 16.
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 this day in history francisco marquis Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright, dies at 75
1806 On this day in history giuseppe Colla, composer, dies at 74
1819 On this day in history nicolas Sejan, composer, dies at 73
1838 Nathaniel Bowditch, astronomer/navigation expert, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1841 On March - 16 fĂ©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 this day in history 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 March - 16.
1890 Death of Zorka of Montenegro, Princess of Serbia (b. 1864) on this day in history.
1892 Death of Samuel F. Miller, American politician (b. 1827) on March - 16.
1898 Aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23 on this day in history.
1899 Death of Joseph Medill, mayor of Chicago (b. 1823) on March - 16.
1903 On this day in history death of roy Bean, American jurist