Historical Events In March - 03
Monday, 18 February 2019
0078 On March - 03 origin of Saka Era (India)
0468 St Simplicius elected to succeed Catholic Pope Hilarius on this day in history.
0493 Ostrogoten King Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker on March - 03.
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 March - 03.
1431 Bishop Gabriele Condulmer elected as Pope Eugene IV on March - 03.
1459 Ausias March, Catalan poet, dies on this day in history.
1500 Reginald Pole, English Cardinal/"heretic" on March - 03.
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 On this day in history indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi.
1580 On March - 03 jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
1583 On this day in history edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher
1585 The Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza on March - 03.
1589 Gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist on this day in history.
1606 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust) on this day in history.
1627 On this day in history 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 March - 03.
1635 On March - 03 philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies
1638 Duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden on March - 03.
1652 Thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved) on March - 03.
1655 On March - 03 montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
1703 On March - 03 robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London
1705 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer on this day in history.
1706 Johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52 on March - 03.
1707 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1746 Bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Castle of Inverness on March - 03.
1747 On this day in history kasamir Pulaski, US general (Revolutionary War)
1756 William Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams) on this day in history.
1766 On this day in history gregor Joseph Werner, composer, dies at 73