Famous Deaths In March - 29
Wednesday, 08 July 2020
1058 On March - 29 stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies
1368 Death of Emperor Go-Murakami, Emperor of Japan (b. 1328) on this day in history.
1461 On March - 29 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 March - 29 death of arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524)
1625 Death of Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549) on this day in history.
1628 On this day in history death of tobias Matthew, Archbishop of York (b. 1546)
1629 On March - 29 death of jacob de Gheyn II, Dutch artist (b. 1565)
1650 On this day in history cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73
1655 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 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 March - 29.
1788 Charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies on March - 29.
1792 On March - 29 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 March - 29.
1800 Death of Marc RenĂ©, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714) on this day in history.
1802 On this day in history frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51
1803 Death of Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733) on this day in history.
1837 Maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies on this day in history.
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 On March - 29 death of henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799)
1866 On this day in history 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 On this day in history death of john Keble, theologian, Bournemouth
1888 On this day in history 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 March - 29.
1906 On March - 29 death of slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878)