Historical Events In March - 04
Sunday, 03 December 2023
0051 Nero, later to become Roman Emperor, is given the title princeps iuventutis (head of the youth) on March - 04.
0251 Pope Lucius I on this day in history.
0303 On this day in history martyrdom of Saint Adrian of Nicomedia.
0480 On this day in history saint Landry, bishop of SÃ©es
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 On March - 04 translation of the relics of martyr Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia, Prince of the Czechs.
1152 Frederik I Barbarossa elected Roman-German king on this day in history.
1172 On this day in history stephan III, King of Hungary (1162-72), dies
1215 On March - 04 king John of England makes an oath to the Pope as a crusader to gain the support of Innocent III.
1238 On March - 04 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.
1351 On March - 04 ramathibodi becomes King of Siam.
1386 WÅ‚adysÅ‚aw II JagieÅ‚Å‚o (Jogaila) was crowned King of Poland on March - 04.
1394 On March - 04 henry the Navigator, Prince/sponsors Portuguese voyages of discovery
1461 On this day in history battle at Towton Duke Edward of York beats English queen Margaretha Edward IV recognized as king of England
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 On March - 04 kazimierz, the Saint, Polish ruler/saint, dies at 25
1492 On this day in history king James IV of Scotland concludes an alliance with France against England.
1492 Francesco de Layolle, composer on March - 04.
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 Mauritius of Nassau's ship reaches Breda on March - 04.
1595 Robert Southwell, English poet, hanged for becoming a Catholic priest on this day in history.
1611 On March - 04 george Abbot appointed archbishop of Canterbury
1615 On March - 04 hans von Aachen, German painter, dies
1617 Arcangelo Crivelli, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1621 On March - 04 jacarta, Java renamed Batavia
1634 On March - 04 proprietor Samuel Cole opens the first tavern in Boston
1651 John Baron Somers, (Whig), William III's chief minister (1696-1700) on March - 04.
1665 On March - 04 english King Charles II declares war on Netherlands
1675 John Flamsteed appointed first Astronomer Royal of England on March - 04.
1675 John Flamsteed appointed 1st Astronomer Royal of England on this day in history.
1678 On March - 04 the birth of Antonio Vivaldi, Italian composer
1678 Antonio Vivaldi, Venice, Baroque violin virtuoso/composer (4 Seasons) on this day in history.
1681 On March - 04 king Charles II grants William Penn royal charter for Pennsylvania