Famous Deaths In March - 29
Tuesday, 10 December 2019
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 March - 29.
1461 Death of Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, English politician (b. 1421) on March - 29.
1546 On this day in history death of cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered
1578 On this day in history death of arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524)
1625 On this day in history 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 Cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73 on this day in history.
1655 On this day in history valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66
1683 On March - 29 death of yaoya Oshichi, a young girl burned at the stake for arson in 17th Century Japan (b. 1667)
1697 On March - 29 nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies
1745 Robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68 on March - 29.
1751 Death of Thomas Coram, English sea captain and philanthropist on March - 29.
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 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 RenĂ©, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714) on this day in history.
1802 On March - 29 frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51
1803 On this day in history death of gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733)
1837 On March - 29 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 March - 29 auguste De Polignac, premier France, dies at 66
1848 John Jacob Astor, charted American Fur Company, dies at 84 on March - 29.
1855 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1880 Jakob Axel Josephson, composer, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1886 On this day in history death of john Keble, theologian, Bournemouth
1888 On March - 29 charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
1891 Georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31 on March - 29.
1892 William Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75 on March - 29.
1906 Death of Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878) on this day in history.