Historical Events In March - 07
Monday, 20 January 2020
0161 Roman Emperor Antoninus Pius dies and is succeeded by co-Emperors Marcus Aurelius and Lucius Verus, an unprecedented political arrangement in the Roman Empire on March - 07.
0161 Antoninus Pius, [Titus Aurelius], emperor of Rome (138-61), dies at 74 on March - 07.
0203 On this day in history perpetua and Felicitas, Christian martyrs (perhaps after 209)
0308 On March - 07 saint Eubulus, Christian martyr
0321 On this day in history 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 On this day in history the Holy Roman Emperor Otto I dies May 7 at age 60 after an 11-year reign
1111 On March - 07 bohemund I of Tarente, French ruler of Antioch, dies
1138 On March - 07 conrad II von Hohenstaufen re-elected German king
1226 On this day in history william de Longespee, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English military leader
1274 On March - 07 2nd Council of Lyons (14th ecumenical council) opens
1274 On this day in history thomas Aquinas, Italian thelogian/saint, dies at 48
1277 Condemnation of 219 philosophical and theological theses by Stephen Tempier, Bishop of Paris on this day in history.
1305 On March - 07 gwijde van Dampierre, count of Flanders/count of Namur, dies at 78
1355 On this day in history 1,200 Jews of Toledo Spain killed by Count Henry of Trastamara
1416 Monk Nicolaas Serrurier arrested because of heresy at Tournay on this day in history.
1429 On this day in history english siege of Orléans broken by Joan of Arc
1530 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 on March - 07.
1543 Johan Casimir, count of Rhine (occupied Gent) on March - 07.
1560 Christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa on March - 07.
1573 On March - 07 turkey &Venice signs peace treaty
1573 Turkey & Venice signs peace treaty on March - 07.
1574 On March - 07 john Wilbye, composer
1579 Congress of Cologne forms in Netherlands on March - 07.
1602 On this day in history kano Tanju, Japanese painter (palaces, portraits)
1621 John Pieterszoon Coen's troops land on Lontor, East Indies on March - 07.
1621 Georg Neumark, composer on this day in history.
1624 Admiral Hermites conquering fleet reaches Callao the Lima, Peru on this day in history.
1633 Prince Frederik Henry appoints himself viceroy of Limburg on this day in history.
1638 On March - 07 cornelis S Goyer takes possession of Mauritius (uninhabited)
1644 Massachusetts establishes first 2-chamber legislature in colonies on this day in history.
1644 Massachusetts establishes 1st 2-chamber legislature in colonies on March - 07.
1657 King Louis XIV 1638-1715 prohibits sale of liquor to Indians in New France on this day in history.
1657 Louis XlV prohibits the sale of liquor to Indians on this day in history.