Famous Deaths In March - 29
Sunday, 19 January 2020
1058 On March - 29 stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies
1368 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Murakami, Emperor of Japan (b. 1328)
1461 On this day in history death of henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (b. 1421)
1546 Death of Cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered on this day in history.
1578 On this day in history death of arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524)
1625 On March - 29 death of antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549)
1628 Death of Tobias Matthew, Archbishop of York (b. 1546) on this day in history.
1629 Death of Jacob de Gheyn II, Dutch artist (b. 1565) on March - 29.
1650 On this day in history cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73
1655 Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66 on March - 29.
1683 Death of Yaoya Oshichi, a young girl burned at the stake for arson in 17th Century Japan (b. 1667) on this day in history.
1697 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on March - 29.
1745 On this day in history robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68
1751 Death of Thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist on March - 29.
1772 Death of Emanuel Swedenborg, Swedish philosopher and mathematician (b. 1688) on this day in history.
1788 Charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies on this day in history.
1792 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on March - 29.
1794 Marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50 on March - 29.
1800 Death of Marc RenĂ©, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714) on this day in history.
1802 On March - 29 frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51
1803 On March - 29 death of gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733)
1837 On March - 29 maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
1839 Bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56 on March - 29.
1847 On this day in history auguste De Polignac, premier France, dies at 66
1848 On this day in history john Jacob Astor, charted American Fur Company, dies at 84
1855 Death of Henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799) on March - 29.
1866 Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies on March - 29.
1873 Death of Francesco Zantedeschi, Italian physicist (b. 1797) on March - 29.
1880 Jakob Axel Josephson, composer, dies at 62 on March - 29.
1886 Death of John Keble, theologian, Bournemouth on March - 29.
1888 On this day in history charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
1891 Georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31 on March - 29.
1892 On March - 29 william Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75
1906 Death of Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878) on this day in history.