Famous Deaths In March - 16
Saturday, 04 February 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 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 On this day in history death of john Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset (b. 1373)
1485 On March - 16 death of anne Neville, queen of Richard III of England (b. 1456)
1536 On March - 16 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 On this day in history death of st. John Sarkander, Moravian priest, died of injuries caused by torturing
1629 On this day in history emilia of Nassau, daughter of Willem of Orange, dies at 59
1649 On March - 16 death of st. Jean de Brébeuf, 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 this day in history death of james Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657)
1736 On March - 16 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 this day in history 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 Francisco marquis Albergati Capacelli, Italian playwright, dies at 75 on March - 16.
1806 Giuseppe Colla, composer, dies at 74 on March - 16.
1819 On March - 16 nicolas Sejan, composer, dies at 73
1838 Nathaniel Bowditch, astronomer/navigation expert, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1841 On March - 16 félix 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 Benjamin Hanby, composer, dies at 33 on March - 16.
1878 William Banting, English undertaker, dies on March - 16.
1881 On this day in history modest P Mussorgsky, Russian composer (Boris Godunov), dies at 42
1887 Emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59 on March - 16.
1888 Death of Hippolyte Carnot, French statesman (b. 1801) on March - 16.
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 March - 16.
1898 On March - 16 aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23
1899 On March - 16 death of joseph Medill, mayor of Chicago (b. 1823)
1903 Death of Roy Bean, American jurist on this day in history.