Famous Deaths In March - 29
Friday, 23 August 2019
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 Death of Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (b. 1421) on this day in history.
1546 Death of Cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered on March - 29.
1578 On this day in history death of arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524)
1625 Death of Antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549) on March - 29.
1628 Death of Tobias Matthew, Archbishop of York (b. 1546) on this day in history.
1629 On March - 29 death of jacob de Gheyn II, Dutch artist (b. 1565)
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 this day in history.
1697 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
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 March - 29.
1788 On March - 29 charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies
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 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 March - 29.
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 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 On March - 29 death of henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799)
1866 On March - 29 menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies
1873 On this day in history death of francesco Zantedeschi, Italian physicist (b. 1797)
1880 On this day in history jakob Axel Josephson, composer, dies at 62
1886 Death of John Keble, theologian, Bournemouth on this day in history.
1888 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 on March - 29.
1891 On this day in history georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31
1892 On March - 29 william Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75
1906 Death of Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878) on March - 29.