Famous Deaths In March - 29
Monday, 15 August 2022
1058 Stephen IX, [Frederik van Lotharingen], 1st Belg Pope (1057-58), dies on this day in history.
1368 Death of Emperor Go-Murakami, Emperor of Japan (b. 1328) on this day in history.
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 March - 29 death of arthur Champernowne, English admiral (b. 1524)
1625 On March - 29 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 On this day in history 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 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 March - 29.
1745 Robert Walpole, 1st British premier (1722-42), dies at 68 on March - 29.
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 this day in history.
1788 On March - 29 charles Wesley, hymn writer, dies
1792 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of wounds on March - 29.
1794 Marie-J-A-N C Condorcet, mathematician (Theory of Comets), dies at 50 on March - 29.
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 Death of Gottfried van Swieten, Dutch composer (b. 1733) on March - 29.
1837 On March - 29 maria Fitzherbert, morganatic wife of King George IV, dies
1839 Bernardus JC Dibbets, Dutch baron/gen-major (Maastricht), dies at 56 on March - 29.
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 On this day in history death of henri Druey, Swiss Federal Councilor (b. 1799)
1866 Menachem Mendel of Lubavitch, Rabbi/Chassidic leader, dies on March - 29.
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 Charles-Henri Valentin Alkan, composer, dies at 74 on March - 29.
1891 On March - 29 georges-Pierre Seurat, French painter (Pointillism), dies at 31
1892 William Bowman, English anatomist, dies at 75 on this day in history.
1906 On March - 29 death of slava Raskaj, Croatian painter (b. 1878)