Historical Events In March - 03
Thursday, 18 April 2019
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 On March - 03 austrian civil war ends
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 Indian Mughal Emperor Akbar defeats Bengali army at the Battle of Tukaroi on this day in history.
1580 On this day in history jacob Hillebrand, Dutch mayor of Groningen, dies
1583 Edward Herbert of Cherbury, English military/philosopher on March - 03.
1585 The Olympic Theatre, designed by Andrea Palladio, is inaugurated in Vicenza on March - 03.
1589 Gisbertus Voetius, [Gijsbert Voet], Dutch reformed theologist on March - 03.
1606 Edmund Waller, England, poet (Penshust) on March - 03.
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 Philips de l'Espinoy, historian/mayor of Ghent, dies on March - 03.
1638 Duke Bernard van Saksen-Weimar occupies Rheinfelden on this day in history.
1652 Thomas Otway, England, playwright/poet (Venice Preserved) on this day in history.
1655 On this day in history montreal physician offers Canada's first medical insurance
1703 Robert Hooke, scientific genius, dies in London on this day in history.
1705 Michael Schevenstuhl, composer on March - 03.
1706 Johann Pachelbel, organist/composer (Sterbens-Gedancken), dies at 52 on March - 03.
1707 On March - 03 aurangzeb, Emperor of India (1658-1707), dies at 88
1717 On March - 03 pierre Allix, French/British theologist/vicar, dies at about 75
1744 On March - 03 jean Barbeyrac, French jurist
1746 On this day in history 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