Famous Deaths In March - 26
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0304 On this day in history death of saint Emmanuel, Christian martyr killed under Diocletian
0752 On March - 26 stephen II, Catholic Pope (3/22-26/752), dies
0809 On March - 26 liudger, missionary/1st bishop of Munster/saint, dies at about 66
1130 On March - 26 death of king Sigurd I of Norway (b. ca. 1090)
1212 On March - 26 sancho I, King of Portugal (1185-1212), dies at 58
1258 Floris, the Guardian, count-regent of Holland, dies on March - 26.
1350 On March - 26 alfonso XI, King of Castile & Leon, dies
1517 Death of Heinrich Isaac, Flemish composer on this day in history.
1535 On this day in history death of georg Tannstetter, Austrian scientist (b. 1482)
1546 On March - 26 thomas Elyot, British diplomat, dies
1566 On March - 26 antonio de Cabezon, composer, dies
1638 On March - 26 palamedes "Stevens" Palamedesz, painter, dies at about 30
1649 On this day in history john Winthrop, Puritan & 1st Governor (Mass), dies
1657 On this day in history jacob van Eyck, Dutch blind flautist/carillonneur, dies at 69
1679 On this day in history death of johannes Schefferus, Alsatian-born humanist (b. 1621)
1697 Death of Godfrey McCulloch, Scottish politician and murderer (executed) (b. 1640) on March - 26.
1713 Pal Esterhazy, composer, dies at 77 on this day in history.
1726 John Vanbrugh, Dutch/English playwright (Provoked Wife), dies at 62 on March - 26.
1736 Georg Balthasar Schott, composer, dies at 49 on March - 26.
1772 On this day in history death of charles Pinot Duclos, French writer (b. 1704)
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-LĂĽneburg (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 On March - 26 gabriele Mario Piozzi, composer, dies at 68
1814 Death of Joseph-Ignace Guillotin, namesake of the guillotine (b. 1738) on this day in history.
1820 Jean-Etienne Despreaux, composer, dies at 71 on March - 26.
1827 Ludwig van Beethoven, German composer (Appassionata), dies at 56 on March - 26.
1831 On March - 26 richard Allen, AME Church Bishop, dies at 71
1837 On March - 26 joseph Lincke, composer, dies at 53
1858 On March - 26 death of john Addison Thomas, American soldier (b. 1811)
1865 Thomas Hancock, pioneer of rubber industry (Stoke Newington), dies on this day in history.
1880 Mariano Soriano Fuertes y Piqueras, composer, dies at 62 on March - 26.
1881 On March - 26 death of roman Sanguszko, Polish aristocrat (b. 1800)