Famous Deaths In March - 29
Saturday, 31 July 2021
1058 Stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies on this day in history.
1368 On this day in history death of emperor Go-Murakami, Emperor of Japan (b. 1328)
1461 Death of Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (b. 1421) on this day in history.
1546 On March - 29 death of cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered
1578 Death of Arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524) on March - 29.
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 On March - 29 valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
1683 Death of Yaoya Oshichi, a young girl burned at the stake for arson in 17th Century Japan (b. 1667) on March - 29.
1697 On March - 29 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
1745 On March - 29 robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68
1751 On March - 29 death of thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist
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 On March - 29 gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds
1794 On March - 29 marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50
1800 On March - 29 death of marc René, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714)
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 this day in history maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
1839 On this day in history bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56
1847 On this day in history auguste De Polignac, premier France, dies at 66
1848 John Jacob Astor, charted American Fur Company, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1855 Death of Henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799) on March - 29.
1866 Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies on this day in history.
1873 On March - 29 death of francesco Zantedeschi, Italian physicist (b. 1797)
1880 On this day in history jakob Axel Josephson, composer, dies at 62
1886 On March - 29 death of john Keble, theologian, Bournemouth
1888 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 on this day in history.
1891 Georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31 on this day in history.
1892 On this day in history william Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75
1906 Death of Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878) on March - 29.