Historical Events In March - 03
Saturday, 23 October 2021
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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history statute of Rhuddlan incorporated the Principality of Wales into England
1409 On this day in history austrian civil war ends
1431 On March - 03 bishop Gabriele Condulmer elected as Pope Eugene IV
1459 Ausias March, Catalan poet, dies on this day in history.
1500 On March - 03 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist
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 Philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies on March - 03.
1638 On March - 03 duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden
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 On March - 03 robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
1705 On this day in history michael Schevenstuhl, composer
1706 On March - 03 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 Pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75 on this day in history.
1744 On this day in history jean Barbeyrac, French jurist
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Castle of Inverness on this day in history.
1747 Kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War) on this day in history.
1756 On March - 03 william Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams)
1766 Gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73 on March - 03.