Historical Events In March - 03
Friday, 15 January 2021
0078 On March - 03 origin of Saka Era (India)
0468 On March - 03 st Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius
0493 Ostrogoten King Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker on March - 03.
0561 On this day in history pelagius I, Italian Pope (547-51, 556-61), dies
1191 Saladin [Salah ad-Din]) Yusuf, sultan of Egypt/Syria, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1284 On this day in history statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England
1409 Austrian civil war ends on March - 03.
1431 On March - 03 bishop Gabriele Condulmer elected as Pope Eugene IV
1459 Ausias March, Catalan poet, dies on March - 03.
1500 On March - 03 reginald Pole, English Cardinal/"heretic"
1554 Johann Friedrich, the Generous, Elector of Saxony (1532-47) and Head of the Protestant Confederation of Germany (the Schmalkaldic League), dies at 50 on March - 03.
1575 On March - 03 indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi.
1580 Jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies on March - 03.
1583 On this day in history edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
1585 The Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza on March - 03.
1589 On March - 03 gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist
1606 On March - 03 edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
1627 On March - 03 piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil
1634 The first tavern in Boston opens, it is not Cheers on this day in history.
1634 1st tavern in Boston opens (Samuel Cole) on March - 03.
1635 On March - 03 philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies
1638 Duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden on this day in history.
1652 Thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved) on this day in history.
1655 Montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance on March - 03.
1703 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
1705 On March - 03 michael Schevenstuhl, composer
1706 On this day in history johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52
1707 On this day in history aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88
1717 Pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1744 Jean Barbeyrac, French jurist on March - 03.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Castle of Inverness on March - 03.
1747 On this day in history kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
1756 On this day in history william Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams)
1766 On this day in history gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73