Historical Events In March - 01
Tuesday, 04 August 2020
1591 On this day in history pope Gregory XIV threatens to excommunicate French king Henri IV
1592 Measles in Seneca nation on this day in history.
1592 On March - 01 malta plague epidemic in Malta killing 3,000 people
1592 On this day in history london plague in London killing 19,900+ in London and outer parishes people
1593 On this day in history the Uppsala Synod is summoned to confirm the exact forms of the Lutheran Church of Sweden.
1596 On March - 01 plague in Spain
1607 On this day in history giovanni Francesco Milanta, composer
1610 On March - 01 johann B Schup, [Schuppius], German poet/historian
1619 Thomas Campion, English physician/composer/poet (Poemata), dies at 53 on March - 01.
1628 On March - 01 writs are issued in February by Charles I of England mandating that every county in England (not just seaport towns) pay ship tax by this date.
1630 On March - 01 ferdinand van Apshoven de Jongere, Flemish painter, baptized
1633 Samuel de Champlain reclaims his role as commander of New France on behalf of Cardinal Richelieu on this day in history.
1633 On March - 01 george Herbert, English poet, dies at 39
1634 On March - 01 battle at Smolensk; Polish King Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1634 On this day in history battle at Smolensk: Polish King Wladyslaw IV beats Russians
1642 On March - 01 georgeana (York) ME became the first incorporated American city
1642 Georgeana (York) Maine became the 1st incorporated American city on March - 01.
1643 On March - 01 girolamo Frescobaldi, Italian composer/organist, dies at 59
1690 Conrad Johann Conrad Beissel, composer on March - 01.
1692 Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, &Tituba arrest for witchcraft (Salem MA) on March - 01.
1692 Sarah Goode, Sarah Osborne, & Tituba arrest for witchcraft (Salem, MA) on this day in history.
1693 On March - 01 benedict Schultheiss, composer, dies at 39
1703 Dieudonne Raick, composer on March - 01.
1709 Josef Antonin Gurecky, composer on this day in history.
1711 On March - 01 "The Spectator" begins publishing (London)
1711 Peregrinus Pogl, composer on this day in history.
1734 Pieter Valck[x], South Netherland sculptor on this day in history.
1755 In Quebec city Quebec Jean-Armand Dieskau is appointed commander of the French regular troops in Canada on this day in history.
1771 Armand-Emmanuel Trial, composer on March - 01.
1771 Isfrid Kayser, composer, dies at 58 on this day in history.
1773 On this day in history jan Wagenaar, Dutch historian, dies at 63
1777 Georg Christoph Wagenzeil, Austria (court)composer/pianist, dies at 62 on March - 01.
1779 Jacob Gottfried Weber, composer on March - 01.
1780 Pennsylvania becomes first US state to abolish slavery (for new-borns only) on this day in history.