Famous Deaths In March - 20
Sunday, 18 April 2021
0687 Death of St. Cuthbert, patron saint of Northumbria (b. c. 634) on this day in history.
0842 On March - 20 alfonso II the Chaste, king of Asturia (791-842), dies
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 this day in history mohammed ibn-Tughluq, sultan of Delhi India, dies
1393 On this day in history death of johannes Nepomucenus, [Jan Nepomucky], Czech saint, killed
1413 Death of King Henry IV of England (b. 1367) on this day in history.
1415 Henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England (1399-1413), dies at 45 on March - 20.
1501 Jean Carondelet, lawyer/chancellor of Burgundy (1480-96), dies at 72 on March - 20.
1531 Death of Sicke Freerks/Frericx, [Cutter], Dutch anabaptist, beheaded on this day in history.
1549 On March - 20 death of thomas Seymour of Sudely, English Lord Admiral, beheaded
1568 Albrecht von Hohenzollern, 1st duke of Prussia, dies at 77 on March - 20.
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 On March - 20 matthias II, Holy Roman Catholic emperor (1611-19), dies
1646 Matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35 on this day in history.
1673 Death of Augustyn Kordecki, Polish prior (b. 1603) on March - 20.
1703 Johann Kunckel/Kunkel, German alchemist/ambassador to Sweden, dies on March - 20.
1730 On this day in history death of adrienne Lecouvreur, French actress (b. 1692)
1732 On March - 20 death of johann Ernst Hanxleden, German philologist (b. 1681)
1746 On March - 20 death of nicolas de Largillière, French painter (b. 1656)
1751 Frederick Louis, English prince of Wales/son of George I, dies on March - 20.
1757 Johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60 on March - 20.
1767 Firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87 on March - 20.
1780 On March - 20 death of sir Benjamin Truman
1793 On this day in history death of william Murray, 1st Earl of Mansfield, Scottish judge and politician (b. 1705)
1804 On March - 20 ignaz Malzat, composer, dies at 47
1812 Jan Ladislav Dussek, Bohemian pianist/composer, dies at 52 on March - 20.
1835 On March - 20 death of louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794)
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 March - 20.
1865 Death of Keisuke Yamanami, Japanese samurai (b. 1833) on this day in history.
1866 Rikard Nordraak, composer, dies at 23 on this day in history.
1871 On March - 20 antonio Buzzolla, composer, dies at 56