Famous Deaths In March - 29
Wednesday, 22 May 2019
1058 Stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies on March - 29.
1368 On March - 29 death of emperor Go-Murakami, Emperor of Japan (b. 1328)
1461 Death of Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (b. 1421) on March - 29.
1546 Death of Cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered on this day in history.
1578 Death of Arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524) on this day in history.
1625 On March - 29 death of antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549)
1628 On March - 29 death of tobias Matthew, Archbishop of York (b. 1546)
1629 Death of Jacob de Gheyn II, Dutch artist (b. 1565) on this day in history.
1650 Cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73 on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1697 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on March - 29.
1745 On March - 29 robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68
1751 On this day in history 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 On March - 29 charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies
1792 On this day in history 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 Death of Marc René, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714) on this day in history.
1802 Frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51 on March - 29.
1803 Death of Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733) on this day in history.
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 Auguste De Polignac, premier France, dies at 66 on this day in history.
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 On March - 29 menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies
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 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 on March - 29.
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.