Famous Deaths In March - 26
Tuesday, 20 April 2021
0304 Death of Saint Emmanuel, Christian martyr killed under Diocletian on March - 26.
0752 On this day in history stephen II, Catholic Pope (3/22-26/752), dies
0809 Liudger, missionary/1st bishop of Munster/saint, dies at about 66 on March - 26.
1130 Death of King Sigurd I of Norway (b. ca. 1090) on this day in history.
1212 On March - 26 sancho I, King of Portugal (1185-1212), dies at 58
1258 On March - 26 floris, the Guardian, count-regent of Holland, dies
1350 Alfonso XI, King of Castile & Leon, dies on this day in history.
1517 Death of Heinrich Isaac, Flemish composer on this day in history.
1535 Death of Georg Tannstetter, Austrian scientist (b. 1482) on March - 26.
1546 On March - 26 thomas Elyot, British diplomat, dies
1566 Antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies on March - 26.
1638 Palamedes "Stevens" Palamedesz, painter, dies at about 30 on this day in history.
1649 John Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies on March - 26.
1657 On March - 26 jacob van Eyck, Dutch blind flautist/carillonneur, dies at 69
1679 Death of Johannes Schefferus, Alsatian-born humanist (b. 1621) on March - 26.
1697 Death of Godfrey McCulloch, Scottish politician and murderer (executed) (b. 1640) on this day in history.
1713 On March - 26 pal Esterhazy, composer, dies at 77
1726 John Vanbrugh, Dutch/English playwright (Provoked Wife), dies at 62 on March - 26.
1736 On March - 26 georg Balthasar Schott, composer, dies at 49
1772 Death of Charles Pinot Duclos, French writer (b. 1704) on March - 26.
1776 On March - 26 death of samuel Ward, American politician (b. 1725)
1780 On this day in history death of charles I, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (b. 1713)
1793 Death of John Mudge, English physician (b. 1721) on this day in history.
1797 James Hutton, geologist, dies on March - 26.
1809 Gabriele Mario Piozzi, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1814 On March - 26 death of joseph-Ignace Guillotin, namesake of the guillotine (b. 1738)
1820 On March - 26 jean-Etienne Despreaux, composer, dies at 71
1827 On this day in history ludwig van Beethoven, German composer (Appassionata), dies at 56
1831 Richard Allen, AME Church Bishop, dies at 71 on March - 26.
1837 On March - 26 joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53
1858 Death of John Addison Thomas, American soldier (b. 1811) on this day in history.
1865 Thomas Hancock, pioneer of rubber industry (Stoke Newington), dies on this day in history.
1880 On March - 26 mariano Soriano Fuertes y Piqueras, composer, dies at 62
1881 On March - 26 death of roman Sanguszko, Polish aristocrat (b. 1800)