Famous Deaths In March - 17
Tuesday, 07 July 2020
0180 On this day in history antonius Marcus Aurelius, [Marcus Verus], Emperor of Rome, dies at 58
0461 On this day in history st Patrick, patron St of Ireland, dies in Saul (according to legend)
0659 On March - 17 gertrudis van Nijvel, saint/patron of travellers, dies at about 32
1040 Harold Harefoot (Harold I), King of England (1035-40), dies on March - 17.
1058 On this day in history death of king Lulach I of Scotland
1199 Death of Jocelin, bishop of Glasgow on this day in history.
1272 Death of Emperor Go-Saga of Japan (b. 1220) on this day in history.
1425 Death of Ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shogun (b. 1407) on this day in history.
1516 Giuliano de' Medici, monarch of Florence, dies at 37 on this day in history.
1565 On this day in history alexander Alesius, [Aless/Alane], Scottish theologist/physician, dies at 64
1588 On March - 17 petrus Dathenus, Flemish minister/physician (Psalms of David), dies
1605 On March - 17 pieter Bast, [Bastius], Dutch engraver/cartographer, dies at about 34
1640 On this day in history philip Massinger, dramatist, dies
1649 On March - 17 gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
1653 Johan van Galen, admiral (battle of Livorno), dies in battle at 48 on March - 17.
1680 Francois Duc de La Rochefoucauld, writer, dies on March - 17.
1704 Menno baron van Coehoorn, fort builder/Coevorden/howitzer, dies at 63 on March - 17.
1713 Death of Juraj JĂˇnoĹˇĂk, famous Slovak outlaw [b. 1688) on March - 17.
1715 Death of Gilbert Burnet, Scottish Bishop of Salisbury (b. 1643) on March - 17.
1741 Death of Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French poet (b. 1671) on March - 17.
1764 On March - 17 george Parker, English astronomer, dies
1782 Death of Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-born mathematician (b. 1700) on this day in history.
1796 Pieter Paulus, lawyer/Dutch CEO (National Convention), dies at 41 on March - 17.
1801 Juan de Sesse y Balaguer, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1803 On this day in history candido Jose Ruano, composer, dies at 42
1806 On March - 17 david Dale, industrialist & philanthropist, dies
1830 Death of Laurent, Marquis de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, French marshal (b. 1764) on March - 17.
1846 On March - 17 f W Bessel, measured distance to 61 Cygni, dies
1849 Willem II Frederik GL, King of Netherlands (1840-49), dies at 56 on March - 17.
1853 On March - 17 christian Doppler, physicist, dies
1855 On this day in history ramon Carnicer y Batlle, composer, dies at 65
1857 On March - 17 adolph Trube, composer, dies at 42
1861 On March - 17 petter Conrad Boman, composer, dies at 56
1862 On this day in history fromental Halevy, [Elie Levy], French opera composer, dies at 62