Historical Events In March - 03
Saturday, 28 March 2020
0078 Origin of Saka Era (India) on March - 03.
0468 St Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius on this day in history.
0493 On this day in history ostrogoten King Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker
0561 On March - 03 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 Statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England on March - 03.
1409 Austrian civil war ends on March - 03.
1431 Bishop Gabriele Condulmer elected as Pope Eugene IV on March - 03.
1459 On this day in history ausias March, Catalan poet, dies
1500 Reginald Pole, English Cardinal/"heretic" on March - 03.
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 this day in history indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi.
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 On March - 03 the Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza.
1589 Gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist on this day in history.
1606 On March - 03 edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust)
1627 On March - 03 piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil
1634 On this day in history the first tavern in Boston opens, it is not Cheers
1634 1st tavern in Boston opens (Samuel Cole) on this day in history.
1635 On this day in history philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies
1638 Duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden on March - 03.
1652 On this day in history thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved)
1655 Montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance on this day in history.
1703 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
1705 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer on this day in history.
1706 Johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52 on this day in history.
1707 On March - 03 aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88
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 this day in history bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Castle of Inverness
1747 On March - 03 kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
1756 On March - 03 william Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams)
1766 On this day in history gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73