Famous Deaths In March - 21
Monday, 30 March 2020
1063 On this day in history death of blessed Richeza of Lotharingia, venerated in Roman Catholicism, wife of King Mieszko II of Poland
1076 Death of Robert I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1011) on this day in history.
1181 On March - 21 death of taira Kiyomori, Japanese Feudal general (b. 1118)
1306 On this day in history death of robert II, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1248)
1487 On this day in history death of nicholas of Flue, Swiss hermit and saint (b. 1417)
1538 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1556 Death of Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66 on March - 21.
1617 On March - 21 death of pocahontas, Native American, daughter of Powhatan (b. c. 1595)
1652 On this day in history vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flem historian/mayor (Brugge), dies at 55
1654 On March - 21 johann Neukrantz, composer, dies at 51
1656 On March - 21 armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76
1676 Death of Henri Sauval, French historian (b. 1623) on this day in history.
1729 On March - 21 john Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57
1734 On March - 21 gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer, dies at 48
1751 Death of Johann Heinrich Zedler, German publisher (b. 1706) on March - 21.
1762 On this day in history death of nicolas Louis de Lacaille, French astronomer (b. 1713)
1768 On March - 21 jan J Mauricius, Dutch governor-gen of Suriname (1742-51), dies at 75
1772 Death of Jacques-Nicolas Bellin, French cartographer (b. 1703) on March - 21.
1793 Johann Michael Schmidt, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1795 On this day in history death of giovanni Arduino, Italian geologist (b. 1714)
1801 On March - 21 andrea Lucchesi, composer, dies at 59
1804 On March - 21 death of louis-Antoine-Henri de Bourbon-CondĂ©, duc d'Enghien (executed) (b. 1772)
1810 On March - 21 philippe-Joseph van den Berghe graaf Limmighe, Brabants ships, dies
1843 On this day in history death of guadalupe Victoria, first President of Mexico (b. 1786)
1844 On March - 21 leopold F J J J van Sassen Ysselt, Dutch politician, dies at 65
1850 Death of Miguel Pedrorena, American settler on March - 21.
1857 On March - 21 abraham J van der Aa, lexicographer (Biograph dictionary), dies at 64
1863 Edwin Vose Sumner, US Union-general-major (Fair Oaks), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1881 On this day in history death of samuel Courtauld, American-born textile magnate (b. 1793)
1884 On March - 21 death of ezra Abbot, American bible scholar (b. 1819)
1894 Jacob Rosenhaim, composer, dies at 80 on this day in history.
1915 Death of Frederick Winslow Taylor, American inventor (b. 1856) on this day in history.
1916 Victor de Stuers, Dutch art expert, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1920 Federigo Tozzi, Ital writer/journalist (Torre, Tre Croci), dies at 37 on this day in history.