Famous Deaths In March - 17
Tuesday, 31 March 2020
0180 On March - 17 antonius Marcus Aurelius, [Marcus Verus], Emperor of Rome, dies at 58
0461 On March - 17 st Patrick, patron St of Ireland, dies in Saul (according to legend)
0659 Gertrudis van Nijvel, saint/patron of travellers, dies at about 32 on this day in history.
1040 Harold Harefoot (Harold I), King of England (1035-40), dies on this day in history.
1058 Death of King Lulach I of Scotland on March - 17.
1199 Death of Jocelin, bishop of Glasgow on March - 17.
1272 Death of Emperor Go-Saga of Japan (b. 1220) on this day in history.
1425 On March - 17 death of ashikaga Yoshikazu, Japanese shogun (b. 1407)
1516 On March - 17 giuliano de' Medici, monarch of Florence, dies at 37
1565 On March - 17 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 Philip Massinger, dramatist, dies on March - 17.
1649 On March - 17 gerardus Johannis Vossius, [Gerrit Vos], Dutch regent, dies at 71
1653 On this day in history johan van Galen, admiral (battle of Livorno), dies in battle at 48
1680 On this day in history francois Duc de La Rochefoucauld, writer, dies
1704 On March - 17 menno baron van Coehoorn, fort builder/Coevorden/howitzer, dies at 63
1713 Death of Juraj JĂˇnoĹˇĂk, famous Slovak outlaw [b. 1688) on March - 17.
1715 On this day in history death of gilbert Burnet, Scottish Bishop of Salisbury (b. 1643)
1741 Death of Jean-Baptiste Rousseau, French poet (b. 1671) on March - 17.
1764 George Parker, English astronomer, dies on this day in history.
1782 Death of Daniel Bernoulli, Dutch-born mathematician (b. 1700) on this day in history.
1796 On March - 17 pieter Paulus, lawyer/Dutch CEO (National Convention), dies at 41
1801 Juan de Sesse y Balaguer, composer, dies at 64 on March - 17.
1803 Candido Jose Ruano, composer, dies at 42 on March - 17.
1806 On March - 17 david Dale, industrialist & philanthropist, dies
1830 On March - 17 death of laurent, Marquis de Gouvion Saint-Cyr, French marshal (b. 1764)
1846 F W Bessel, measured distance to 61 Cygni, dies on this day in history.
1849 On this day in history willem II Frederik GL, King of Netherlands (1840-49), dies at 56
1853 Christian Doppler, physicist, dies on this day in history.
1855 On March - 17 ramon Carnicer y Batlle, composer, dies at 65
1857 On March - 17 adolph Trube, composer, dies at 42
1861 On this day in history petter Conrad Boman, composer, dies at 56
1862 Fromental Halevy, [Elie Levy], French opera composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.