Historical Events In March - 07
Thursday, 21 March 2019
0161 On March - 07 roman Emperor Antoninus Pius dies and is succeeded by co-Emperors Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, an unprecedented political arrangement in the Roman Empire.
0161 Antoninus Pius, [Titus Aurelius], emperor of Rome (138-61), dies at 74 on March - 07.
0203 Perpetua and Felicitas, Christian martyrs (perhaps after 209) on March - 07.
0308 Saint Eubulus, Christian martyr on March - 07.
0321 On March - 07 roman Emperor Constantine I decrees that the dies Solis Invicti (sun-day) is the day of rest in the Empire.
0851 Nominoe, Duke of Brittany on this day in history.
0973 The Holy Roman Emperor Otto I dies May 7 at age 60 after an 11-year reign on this day in history.
1111 Bohemund I of Tarente, French ruler of Antioch, dies on March - 07.
1138 Conrad II von Hohenstaufen re-elected German king on March - 07.
1226 William de Longespee, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English military leader on March - 07.
1274 On March - 07 2nd Council of Lyons (14th ecumenical council) opens
1274 Thomas Aquinas, Italian thelogian/saint, dies at 48 on March - 07.
1277 On March - 07 condemnation of 219 philosophical and theological theses by Stephen Tempier, Bishop of Paris.
1305 Gwijde van Dampierre, count of Flanders/count of Namur, dies at 78 on this day in history.
1355 On March - 07 1,200 Jews of Toledo Spain killed by Count Henry of Trastamara
1416 On March - 07 monk Nicolaas Serrurier arrested because of heresy at Tournay
1429 On March - 07 english siege of Orléans broken by Joan of Arc
1530 On this day in history king Henry VIII's divorce request is denied by the Pope Henry then declares that he, not the Pope, is supreme head of England's church
1543 On this day in history johan Casimir, count of Rhine (occupied Gent)
1560 On this day in history christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
1573 Turkey &Venice signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1573 Turkey & Venice signs peace treaty on this day in history.
1574 John Wilbye, composer on March - 07.
1579 On this day in history congress of Cologne forms in Netherlands
1602 On this day in history kano Tanju, Japanese painter (palaces, portraits)
1621 On this day in history john Pieterszoon Coen's troops land on Lontor, East Indies
1621 Georg Neumark, composer on this day in history.
1624 On March - 07 admiral Hermites conquering fleet reaches Callao the Lima, Peru
1633 On March - 07 prince Frederik Henry appoints himself viceroy of Limburg
1638 Cornelis S Goyer takes possession of Mauritius (uninhabited) on March - 07.
1644 On this day in history massachusetts establishes first 2-chamber legislature in colonies
1644 On March - 07 massachusetts establishes 1st 2-chamber legislature in colonies
1657 King Louis XIV 1638-1715 prohibits sale of liquor to Indians in New France on this day in history.
1657 On March - 07 louis XlV prohibits the sale of liquor to Indians.