Historical Events In March - 03
Tuesday, 11 December 2018
0078 On March - 03 origin of Saka Era (India)
0468 St Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius on this day in history.
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 March - 03 saladin [Salah ad-Din]) Yusuf, sultan of Egypt/Syria, dies at 52
1284 Statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England on March - 03.
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 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history the Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza.
1589 On March - 03 gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist
1606 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust) on this day in history.
1627 Piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil on this day in history.
1634 The first tavern in Boston opens, it is not Cheers on March - 03.
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 March - 03.
1652 Thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved) on this day in history.
1655 Montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance on this day in history.
1703 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on March - 03.
1705 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer on this day in history.
1706 On this day in history johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52
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 Jean Barbeyrac, French jurist on March - 03.
1746 On March - 03 bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Castle of Inverness
1747 Kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War) on March - 03.
1756 William Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams) on March - 03.
1766 Gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73 on March - 03.