Historical Events In March - 07
Wednesday, 23 January 2019
0161 On this day in history 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 On March - 07 antoninus Pius, [Titus Aurelius], emperor of Rome (138-61), dies at 74
0203 Perpetua and Felicitas, Christian martyrs (perhaps after 209) on March - 07.
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 March - 07.
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 this day in history.
1138 Conrad II von Hohenstaufen re-elected German king on March - 07.
1226 On this day in history william de Longespee, 3rd Earl of Salisbury, English military leader
1274 On this day in history 2nd Council of Lyons (14th ecumenical council) opens
1274 On this day in history thomas Aquinas, Italian thelogian/saint, dies at 48
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 March - 07.
1355 On March - 07 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 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 Johan Casimir, count of Rhine (occupied Gent) on this day in history.
1560 On this day in history christian fleet under Gian Andrea lands at Djerba, N Africa
1573 Turkey &Venice signs peace treaty on March - 07.
1573 On this day in history turkey & Venice signs peace treaty
1574 John Wilbye, composer on this day in history.
1579 On March - 07 congress of Cologne forms in Netherlands
1602 Kano Tanju, Japanese painter (palaces, portraits) on this day in history.
1621 John Pieterszoon Coen's troops land on Lontor, East Indies on this day in history.
1621 Georg Neumark, composer on this day in history.
1624 On this day in history 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 Massachusetts establishes 1st 2-chamber legislature in colonies on this day in history.
1657 King Louis XIV 1638-1715 prohibits sale of liquor to Indians in New France on March - 07.
1657 Louis XlV prohibits the sale of liquor to Indians on this day in history.