Historical Events In March - 03
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
0078 On this day in history 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 March - 03.
0561 Pelagius I, Italian Pope (547-51, 556-61), dies on March - 03.
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 this day in history.
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 March - 03.
1575 Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi on March - 03.
1580 Jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies on March - 03.
1583 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher on March - 03.
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 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust) on March - 03.
1627 Piet Heyn conquerors 22 ships in Bay of Salvador Brazil on March - 03.
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 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 On this day in history thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved)
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 On this day in history michael Schevenstuhl, composer
1706 On this day in history johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52
1707 On this day in history aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88
1717 On March - 03 pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
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 this day in history.
1756 William Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams) on this day in history.
1766 On March - 03 gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73