Famous Deaths In March - 29
Wednesday, 17 July 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 On this day in history death of cardinal Beaton, English archbishop of St Andrews, murdered
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 March - 29.
1628 On this day in history death of tobias Matthew, Archbishop of York (b. 1546)
1629 Death of Jacob de Gheyn II, Dutch artist (b. 1565) on March - 29.
1650 On this day in history cornelis Galle I, Flemish engraver, dies at about 73
1655 Valerius Andreas, Flemish historian, dies at 66 on March - 29.
1683 On this day in history death of yaoya Oshichi, a young girl burned at the stake for arson in 17th Century Japan (b. 1667)
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 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 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 On this day in history death of marc René, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714)
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 Maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies on this day in history.
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 March - 29.
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 Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies on March - 29.
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 March - 29.
1888 On this day in history charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74
1891 On this day in history 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)