Historical Events In March - 14
Monday, 24 June 2019
0840 On March - 14 eginhard, French nobleman/biographer (Vita Karoli Magni), dies at 69
0968 Matilda of Ringelheim, German Queen (c. 895) on March - 14.
1272 On this day in history re Enzo, Italian poet/son of Emp Frederik II von Hohenstaufen, dies
1298 On March - 14 petrus Johannis Olivi, South France theologist, dies
1489 The Queen of Cyprus, Catherine Cornaro, sells her kingdom to Venice on this day in history.
1490 On March - 14 charles I, Duke of Savoy, dies at 21
1558 Ferdinand I appointed Holy Roman emperor on March - 14.
1559 Storm floods ravage Gorinchem, Dordrecht and Woudrichem, Netherlands on this day in history.
1559 On March - 14 storm floods ravage Gorinchem, Dordrecht & Woudrichem, Neth
1559 On March - 14 jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
1573 On March - 14 claude II, of Lotharingen, duke of Aumale/murdered adm Coligny, dies
1590 On March - 14 battle at Ivry French King Henri IV beats Catholic League
1590 Battle at Ivry: French King Henri IV beats Catholic League on March - 14.
1590 On March - 14 philip van Egmont, general/prince of Gavere, dies in battle at 30
1612 On this day in history philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
1623 On March - 14 adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer
1629 On March - 14 england granted a royal charter to Massachusetts Bay Colony
1644 England grants patent for Providence Plantations (now Rhode Island) on this day in history.
1647 Thirty Years' War: Bavaria, Cologne, France and Sweden sign the Truce of Ulm on March - 14.
1647 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/prince of Orange, dies at 63 on March - 14.
1653 On March - 14 johan van Galen beats English fleet at Livorno
1681 Georg Philipp Telemann, Magdeburg Germany, late baroque composer on this day in history.
1682 On March - 14 jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53
1689 Scotland dismisses Willem III and Mary Stuart as king and queen on March - 14.
1689 On this day in history scotland dismisses Willem III & Mary Stuart as king & queen
1692 On this day in history peter Musschenbroek, Dutch physician/physicist (Leyden jar)
1726 Josef Antonin Stepan, composer on March - 14.
1727 Johann Gottlieb Goldberg, composer on this day in history.
1734 Prince Willem KHF van Orange marries George II's daughter Mary Anne on this day in history.
1743 First American town meeting (Boston's Faneuil Hall) on this day in history.
1743 On this day in history 1st American town meeting (Boston's Faneuil Hall)
1755 On March - 14 pierre-Louis Couperin, composer
1757 On March - 14 on-board the HMS Monarch, Admiral John Byng is executed by firing squad for neglecting his duty.
1757 John Byng, English admiral (Minorca), executed at 52 on March - 14.