Historical Events In March - 03
Saturday, 09 December 2023
0078 On this day in history origin of Saka Era (India)
0468 St Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius on March - 03.
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 On this day in history saladin [Salah ad-Din]) Yusuf, sultan of Egypt/Syria, dies at 52
1284 On March - 03 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 On March - 03 ausias March, Catalan poet, dies
1500 Reginald Pole, English Cardinal/"heretic" on March - 03.
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 Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi on March - 03.
1580 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
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 Gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist on March - 03.
1606 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust) on March - 03.
1627 On this day in history 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 On this day in history 1st tavern in Boston opens (Samuel Cole)
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 On this day in history montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
1703 On this day in history robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
1705 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer on this day in history.
1706 Johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52 on March - 03.
1707 Aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1717 Pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1744 Jean Barbeyrac, French jurist on this day in history.
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 March - 03 william Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams)
1766 On March - 03 gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73