Famous Deaths In March - 16
Wednesday, 20 November 2019
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 this day in history.
1037 Death of Robert I, Archbishop of Rouen on this day in history.
1072 On March - 16 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 On March - 16 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 Death of Ibrahim Pasha, grand-visier of Osmaanse Rich, murdered at about 45 on March - 16.
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 this day in history.
1679 On March - 16 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 March - 16.
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 this day in history.
1806 Giuseppe Colla, composer, dies at 74 on March - 16.
1819 Nicolas Sejan, composer, dies at 73 on March - 16.
1838 Nathaniel Bowditch, astronomer/navigation expert, dies at 64 on March - 16.
1841 FĂ©lix Savart, French surgeon/physicist, dies at 49 on this day in history.
1843 On March - 16 anton R Falck, Dutch minister of Education/Colonies, dies at 65
1867 On this day in history benjamin Hanby, composer, dies at 33
1878 On this day in history william Banting, English undertaker, dies
1881 Modest P Mussorgsky, Russian composer (Boris Godunov), dies at 42 on March - 16.
1887 On March - 16 emanuel Kania, composer, dies at 59
1888 On this day in history death of hippolyte Carnot, French statesman (b. 1801)
1890 On this day in history death of zorka of Montenegro, Princess of Serbia (b. 1864)
1892 On March - 16 death of samuel F. Miller, American politician (b. 1827)
1898 Aubrey (Vincent) Beardsley, English illustrator (Salome), dies at 23 on March - 16.
1899 On this day in history death of joseph Medill, mayor of Chicago (b. 1823)
1903 Death of Roy Bean, American jurist on this day in history.