Famous Deaths In March - 29
Sunday, 29 January 2023
1058 On March - 29 stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies
1368 On March - 29 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 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 Death of Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1650 Cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73 on March - 29.
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 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
1745 On this day in history robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68
1751 On March - 29 death of thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist
1772 On this day in history death of emanuel Swedenborg, Swedish philosopher and mathematician (b. 1688)
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 Marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50 on this day in history.
1800 On this day in history death of marc René, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714)
1802 Frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51 on March - 29.
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 March - 29 bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56
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 March - 29.
1855 Death of Henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799) on March - 29.
1866 On this day in history menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies
1873 Death of Francesco Zantedeschi, Italian physicist (b. 1797) on this day in history.
1880 On this day in history jakob Axel Josephson, composer, dies at 62
1886 Death of John Keble, theologian, Bournemouth on March - 29.
1888 On March - 29 charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
1891 On March - 29 georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31
1892 William Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1906 On this day in history death of slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878)