Famous Deaths In March - 20
Thursday, 17 October 2019
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 this day in history.
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 On March - 20 death of johannes Nepomucenus, [Jan Nepomucky], Czech saint, killed
1413 On March - 20 death of king Henry IV of England (b. 1367)
1415 Henry IV Bolingbroke, King of England (1399-1413), dies at 45 on this day in history.
1501 Jean Carondelet, lawyer/chancellor of Burgundy (1480-96), dies at 72 on March - 20.
1531 On March - 20 death of sicke Freerks/Frericx, [Cutter], Dutch anabaptist, beheaded
1549 On this day in history death of thomas Seymour of Sudely, English Lord Admiral, beheaded
1568 On March - 20 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 Franciscus Aguilon, physicist/theologist/mathematician, dies at 50 on March - 20.
1619 Matthias II, Holy Roman Catholic emperor (1611-19), dies on March - 20.
1646 On March - 20 matthew Vossius, historian (Annales Holland Zelandiaeque), dies at 35
1673 On this day in history death of augustyn Kordecki, Polish prior (b. 1603)
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 Death of Johann Ernst Hanxleden, German philologist (b. 1681) on this day in history.
1746 On this day in history death of nicolas de LargilliÃ¨re, French painter (b. 1656)
1751 Frederick Louis, English prince of Wales/son of George I, dies on March - 20.
1757 On March - 20 johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
1767 Firmin Abauzit, French huguenot/scholar, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1780 Death of Sir Benjamin Truman on this day in history.
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 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 March - 20.
1865 Death of Keisuke Yamanami, Japanese samurai (b. 1833) on March - 20.
1866 Rikard Nordraak, composer, dies at 23 on March - 20.
1871 On March - 20 antonio Buzzolla, composer, dies at 56