Famous Deaths In March - 29
Friday, 29 September 2023
1058 Stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies on March - 29.
1368 On March - 29 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 Death of Arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524) on this day in history.
1625 On March - 29 death of antonio de Herrera y Tordesillas, Spanish historian (b. 1549)
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 this day in history.
1650 On March - 29 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 March - 29.
1697 Nikolaus Bruhns, composer, dies on this day in history.
1745 Robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68 on this day in history.
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 Charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies on March - 29.
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 On March - 29 death of marc RenÃ©, marquis de Montalembert, French military engineer and writer (b. 1714)
1802 Frederic Thieme, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1803 Death of Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733) on March - 29.
1837 Maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies on March - 29.
1839 On March - 29 bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56
1847 On March - 29 auguste De Polignac, premier France, dies at 66
1848 On March - 29 john Jacob Astor, charted American Fur Company, dies at 84
1855 Death of Henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
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 Georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31 on this day in history.
1892 William Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1906 Death of Slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878) on March - 29.