Famous Deaths In March - 20
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0687 On this day in history death of st. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (b. c. 634).
0842 Alfonso II the Chaste, king of Asturia (791-842), dies on this day in history.
1191 On this day in history clement III, [Paolo Scolari], Pope (1187-91, 3rd crusades), dies
1239 Death of Hermann von Salza, Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (c. 1179) on this day in history.
1351 On March - 20 mohammed ibn-Tughluq, sultan of Delhi India, dies
1393 Death of Johannes Nepomucenus, [Jan Nepomucky], Czech saint, killed on this day in history.
1413 On March - 20 death of king Henry IV of England (b. 1367)
1415 On this day in history henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England (1399-1413), dies at 45
1501 On this day in history jean Carondelet, lawyer/chancellor of Burgundy (1480-96), dies at 72
1531 Death of Sicke Freerks/Frericx, [Cutter], Dutch anabaptist, beheaded on March - 20.
1549 On March - 20 death of thomas Seymour of Sudely, English Lord Admiral, beheaded
1568 On this day in history albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77
1586 Death of Richard Maitland, Scottish statesman and historian (b. 1496) on this day in history.
1617 On March - 20 franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50
1619 On this day in history matthias II, Holy Roman Catholic emperor (1611-19), dies
1646 On March - 20 matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35
1673 Death of Augustyn Kordecki, Polish prior (b. 1603) on this day in history.
1703 Johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies on March - 20.
1730 Death of Adrienne Lecouvreur, French actress (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1732 Death of Johann Ernst Hanxleden, German philologist (b. 1681) on March - 20.
1746 On March - 20 death of nicolas de LargilliÃ¨re, French painter (b. 1656)
1751 On March - 20 frederick Louis, English prince of Wales/son of George I, dies
1757 Johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1767 Firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87 on March - 20.
1780 On this day in history death of sir Benjamin Truman
1793 Death of William Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, Scottish judge and politician (b. 1705) on March - 20.
1804 Ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47 on this day in history.
1812 Jan Ladislav Dussek, Bohemian pianist/composer, dies at 52 on March - 20.
1835 Death of Louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794) on this day in history.
1848 On March - 20 abraham des Amorie van der Hoeven, Dutch theologist/poet, dies at 27
1855 Death of Joseph Aspdin, English mason and inventor (b. 1788) on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history death of keisuke Yamanami, Japanese samurai (b. 1833)
1866 Rikard Nordraak, composer, dies at 23 on March - 20.
1871 Antonio Buzzolla, composer, dies at 56 on March - 20.