Famous Deaths In March - 20
Tuesday, 29 September 2020
0687 On March - 20 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 Clement III, [Paolo Scolari], Pope (1187-91, 3rd crusades), dies on March - 20.
1239 Death of Hermann von Salza, Grand Master of the Teutonic Knights (c. 1179) on March - 20.
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 Death of King Henry IV of England (b. 1367) on this day in history.
1415 On March - 20 henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England (1399-1413), dies at 45
1501 Jean Carondelet, lawyer/chancellor of Burgundy (1480-96), dies at 72 on March - 20.
1531 On this day in history death of sicke Freerks/Frericx, [Cutter], Dutch anabaptist, beheaded
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 On this day in history death of richard Maitland, Scottish statesman and historian (b. 1496)
1617 Franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50 on March - 20.
1619 Matthias II, Holy Roman Catholic emperor (1611-19), dies on this day in history.
1646 On March - 20 matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35
1673 Death of Augustyn Kordecki, Polish prior (b. 1603) on March - 20.
1703 On this day in history johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies
1730 Death of Adrienne Lecouvreur, French actress (b. 1692) on this day in history.
1732 On March - 20 death of johann Ernst Hanxleden, German philologist (b. 1681)
1746 Death of Nicolas de Largillière, French painter (b. 1656) on this day in history.
1751 On March - 20 frederick Louis, English prince of Wales/son of George I, dies
1757 On March - 20 johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
1767 On March - 20 firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87
1780 Death of Sir Benjamin Truman on this day in history.
1793 On March - 20 death of william Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, Scottish judge and politician (b. 1705)
1804 On this day in history ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47
1812 On March - 20 jan Ladislav Dussek, Bohemian pianist/composer, dies at 52
1835 On March - 20 death of louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794)
1848 On this day in history 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 March - 20 death of keisuke Yamanami, Japanese samurai (b. 1833)
1866 On March - 20 rikard Nordraak, composer, dies at 23
1871 Antonio Buzzolla, composer, dies at 56 on this day in history.