Historical Events In March - 03
Saturday, 31 July 2021
0078 Origin of Saka Era (India) on this day in history.
0468 St Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius on March - 03.
0493 Ostrogoten King Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker on March - 03.
0561 Pelagius I, Italian Pope (547-51, 556-61), dies on this day in history.
1191 Saladin [Salah ad-Din]) Yusuf, sultan of Egypt/Syria, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1284 On March - 03 statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England
1409 On March - 03 austrian civil war ends
1431 Bishop Gabriele Condulmer elected as Pope Eugene IV on this day in history.
1459 Ausias March, Catalan poet, dies on March - 03.
1500 On this day in history reginald Pole, English Cardinal/"heretic"
1554 On this day in history johann Friedrich, the Generous, Elector of Saxony (1532-47) and Head of the Protestant Confederation of Germany (the Schmalkaldic League), dies at 50
1575 Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi on this day in history.
1580 On March - 03 jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
1583 On March - 03 edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
1585 On March - 03 the Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza.
1589 Gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist on this day in history.
1606 On this day in history edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
1627 On this day in history piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil
1634 On March - 03 the first tavern in Boston opens, it is not Cheers
1634 On March - 03 1st tavern in Boston opens (Samuel Cole)
1635 Philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies on March - 03.
1638 Duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden on March - 03.
1652 On this day in history thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved)
1655 Montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance on March - 03.
1703 On March - 03 robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
1705 On March - 03 michael Schevenstuhl, composer
1706 Johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1707 Aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1717 On this day in history pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
1744 On this day in history jean Barbeyrac, French jurist
1746 On this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Castle of Inverness
1747 On March - 03 kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
1756 William Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams) on this day in history.
1766 On March - 03 gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73