Historical Events In March - 04
Saturday, 23 October 2021
0051 On March - 04 nero, later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title princeps iuventutis (head of the youth).
0251 On March - 04 pope Lucius I
0303 On March - 04 martyrdom of Saint Adrian of Nicomedia.
0480 On March - 04 saint Landry, bishop of Sées
0852 On March - 04 croatian Duke Trpimir I issued a statute, a document with the first known written mention of the Croats name in Croatian sources.
0932 Translation of the relics of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs on March - 04.
1152 Frederik I Barbarossa elected Roman-German king on March - 04.
1172 On this day in history stephan III, King of Hungary (1162-72), dies
1215 On this day in history king John of England makes an oath to the Pope as a crusader to gain the support of Innocent III.
1238 The Battle of the Sit River was fought in the northern part of the present-day Yaroslavl Oblast of Russia between the Mongol Hordes of Batu Khan and the Russians under Yuri II of Vladimir-Suzdal during the Mongol invasion of Russia on this day in history.
1351 On this day in history ramathibodi becomes King of Siam.
1386 On this day in history władysław II Jagiełło (Jogaila) was crowned King of Poland.
1394 Henry the Navigator, Prince/sponsors Portuguese voyages of discovery on March - 04.
1461 Battle at Towton Duke Edward of York beats English queen Margaretha Edward IV recognized as king of England on this day in history.
1461 Battle at Towton: Duke Edward of York beats English queen Margaretha Edward IV recognized as king of England on this day in history.
1484 Kazimierz, the Saint, Polish ruler/saint, dies at 25 on March - 04.
1492 King James IV of Scotland concludes an alliance with France against England on this day in history.
1492 Francesco de Layolle, composer on this day in history.
1540 Protestant count Philip of Hessen marries 2nd wife on this day in history.
1570 On this day in history king Philip II bans foreign Dutch students
1590 On March - 04 mauritius of Nassau's ship reaches Breda
1595 Robert Southwell, English poet, hanged for becoming a Catholic priest on March - 04.
1611 George Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury on this day in history.
1615 Hans von Aachen, German painter, dies on March - 04.
1617 On March - 04 arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70
1621 Jacarta, Java renamed Batavia on March - 04.
1634 Proprietor Samuel Cole opens the first tavern in Boston on March - 04.
1651 On this day in history john Baron Somers, (Whig), William III's chief minister (1696-1700)
1665 On this day in history english King Charles II declares war on Netherlands
1675 On this day in history john Flamsteed appointed first Astronomer Royal of England
1675 On this day in history john Flamsteed appointed 1st Astronomer Royal of England
1678 The birth of Antonio Vivaldi, Italian composer on March - 04.
1678 Antonio Vivaldi, Venice, Baroque violin virtuoso/composer (4 Seasons) on March - 04.
1681 King Charles II grants William Penn royal charter for Pennsylvania on March - 04.