Historical Events In March - 03
Saturday, 18 January 2020
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 this day in history.
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 March - 03.
1284 On March - 03 statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England
1409 On this day in history austrian civil war ends
1431 Bishop Gabriele Condulmer elected as Pope Eugene IV on March - 03.
1459 On this day in history ausias March, Catalan poet, dies
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 On March - 03 indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi.
1580 On March - 03 jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
1583 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher on this day in history.
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 On this day in history edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
1627 Piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil on this day in history.
1634 On this day in history the first tavern in Boston opens, it is not Cheers
1634 On this day in history 1st tavern in Boston opens (Samuel Cole)
1635 On this day in history 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 March - 03 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 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 March - 03.
1717 Pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75 on March - 03.
1744 Jean Barbeyrac, French jurist on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1766 Gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73 on this day in history.