Famous Deaths In March - 24
Sunday, 16 June 2019
0809 On March - 24 harun al-Rashid, caliph of the Abbasid empire (786-809), dies at 44
1284 Death of King Hugh III of Cyprus on this day in history.
1381 Death of Saint Catharine of Sweden, Swedish saint on this day in history.
1396 On March - 24 death of walter Hilton, English mystic
1400 On this day in history florens Radewijns, Dutch priest/leader Modern Devotion, dies
1455 On March - 24 nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italian Pope (1447-55), dies at 57
1471 Thomas Malory, author (Le Morte d'Arthur), dies at 55 on March - 24.
1558 On March - 24 anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies
1563 Death of Hosokawa Harumoto, Japanese military leader (b. 1514) on March - 24.
1575 On March - 24 death of yosef Karo, Spanish-born rabbi (b. 1488)
1603 Elizabeth I Tudor, [Maiden Queen], Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603), dies at 69 on this day in history.
1631 On March - 24 philipp Dulichius, composer, dies at 68
1635 Jacques Callot, French cartoonist/engraver, dies at about 42 on March - 24.
1644 Cecilia Renata, arch duchess of Austria, dies on this day in history.
1654 On this day in history samuel Scheidt, German composer (Concertus sacri), dies at 66
1661 Death of William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston on this day in history.
1755 On March - 24 theodor Christleib Reinhold, composer, dies at 72
1773 On this day in history death of philip Dormer Stanhope, English statesman (b. 1694)
1776 On this day in history death of john Harrison, English clockmaker (b. 1693)
1823 Cornelis van Foreest, Dutch mayor (Alkmaar), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1825 On March - 24 giovanni Domenico Perotti, composer, dies at 64
1838 On March - 24 thomas Attwood, composer, dies at 72
1866 On this day in history maria Amalia, of Bourbon-Sicily, wife of Louis Filips of Austria, dies
1867 Mary, [Victoria MALOPCA of Teck], queen of Gt Brit, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1869 Death of Antoine-Henri Jomini, French general (b. 1779) on March - 24.
1877 Walter Bagehot, English economist/critic/banker, dies at 51 on March - 24.
1878 Albin Masek, composer, dies at 73 on March - 24.
1881 On March - 24 friedrich Hecker, German revolutionary republic politician, dies at 69
1882 On March - 24 henry Wadsworth Longfellow, US poet (Song of Hiawatha), dies at 75
1887 On this day in history death of ivan Kramskoi, Russian painter and art critic (b. 1837)
1888 On this day in history death of vsevolod Garshin, Russian author (b. 1855)
1894 Robert Prescott Stewart, composer, dies at 68 on March - 24.
1899 On March - 24 billy Barnes, cricketer (725 runs in 21 Tests for England), dies
1905 On this day in history jules Verne, sci-fi author (Around the World in 80 Days), dies at 77