Historical Events In March - 03
Sunday, 18 April 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 On March - 03 ostrogoten King Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker
0561 On March - 03 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 this day in history statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England
1409 Austrian civil war ends on this day in history.
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 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 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 The Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza on this day in history.
1589 Gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist on March - 03.
1606 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust) on March - 03.
1627 Piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil on March - 03.
1634 The first tavern in Boston opens, it is not Cheers on March - 03.
1634 On March - 03 1st tavern in Boston opens (Samuel Cole)
1635 On March - 03 philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies
1638 On this day in history duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden
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 March - 03.
1706 On March - 03 johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52
1707 Aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88 on March - 03.
1717 On March - 03 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 this day in history.
1756 On March - 03 william Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams)
1766 On March - 03 gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73