Famous Deaths In March - 21
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
1063 Death of Blessed Richeza of Lotharingia, venerated in Roman Catholicism, wife of King Mieszko II of Poland on March - 21.
1076 Death of Robert I, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1011) on March - 21.
1181 Death of Taira Kiyomori, Japanese Feudal general (b. 1118) on this day in history.
1306 Death of Robert II, Duke of Burgundy (b. 1248) on this day in history.
1487 Death of Nicholas of Flue, Swiss hermit and saint (b. 1417) on March - 21.
1538 On this day in history hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79
1556 On this day in history death of thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66
1617 On March - 21 death of pocahontas, Native American, daughter of Powhatan (b. c. 1595)
1652 On March - 21 vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flem historian/mayor (Brugge), dies at 55
1654 On this day in history johann Neukrantz, composer, dies at 51
1656 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 on March - 21.
1676 Death of Henri Sauval, French historian (b. 1623) on March - 21.
1729 John Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57 on March - 21.
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 Death of Nicolas Louis de Lacaille, French astronomer (b. 1713) on March - 21.
1768 On March - 21 jan J Mauricius, Dutch governor-gen of Suriname (1742-51), dies at 75
1772 On March - 21 death of jacques-Nicolas Bellin, French cartographer (b. 1703)
1793 On March - 21 johann Michael Schmidt, composer, dies at 51
1795 Death of Giovanni Arduino, Italian geologist (b. 1714) on March - 21.
1801 On this day in history andrea Lucchesi, composer, dies at 59
1804 Death of Louis-Antoine-Henri de Bourbon-CondĂ©, duc d'Enghien (executed) (b. 1772) on March - 21.
1810 On March - 21 philippe-Joseph van den Berghe graaf Limmighe, Brabants ships, dies
1843 On March - 21 death of guadalupe Victoria, first President of Mexico (b. 1786)
1844 Leopold F J J J van Sassen Ysselt, Dutch politician, dies at 65 on March - 21.
1850 Death of Miguel Pedrorena, American settler on this day in history.
1857 On this day in history abraham J van der Aa, lexicographer (Biograph dictionary), dies at 64
1863 On March - 21 edwin Vose Sumner, US Union-general-major (Fair Oaks), dies at 66
1881 On March - 21 death of samuel Courtauld, American-born textile magnate (b. 1793)
1884 On this day in history death of ezra Abbot, American bible scholar (b. 1819)
1894 On this day in history jacob Rosenhaim, composer, dies at 80
1915 On March - 21 death of frederick Winslow Taylor, American inventor (b. 1856)
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.