Historical Events In March - 14
Saturday, 26 September 2020
0840 On March - 14 eginhard, French nobleman/biographer (Vita Karoli Magni), dies at 69
0968 Matilda of Ringelheim, German Queen (c. 895) on this day in history.
1272 Re Enzo, Italian poet/son of Emp Frederik II von Hohenstaufen, dies on March - 14.
1298 Petrus Johannis Olivi, South France theologist, dies on this day in history.
1489 On March - 14 the Queen of Cyprus, Catherine Cornaro, sells her kingdom to Venice.
1490 On this day in history charles I, Duke of Savoy, dies at 21
1558 On this day in history ferdinand I appointed Holy Roman emperor
1559 On March - 14 storm floods ravage Gorinchem, Dordrecht and Woudrichem, Netherlands
1559 On this day in history storm floods ravage Gorinchem, Dordrecht & Woudrichem, Neth
1559 On March - 14 jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed
1573 Claude II, of Lotharingen, duke of Aumale/murdered adm Coligny, dies on March - 14.
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 Philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74 on March - 14.
1623 On March - 14 adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer
1629 England granted a royal charter to Massachusetts Bay Colony on this day in history.
1644 England grants patent for Providence Plantations (now Rhode Island) on March - 14.
1647 On March - 14 thirty Years' War: Bavaria, Cologne, France and Sweden sign the Truce of Ulm.
1647 Frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/prince of Orange, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1653 Johan van Galen beats English fleet at Livorno on March - 14.
1681 On this day in history georg Philipp Telemann, Magdeburg Germany, late baroque composer
1682 Jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53 on this day in history.
1689 On this day in history scotland dismisses Willem III and Mary Stuart as king and queen
1689 Scotland dismisses Willem III & Mary Stuart as king & queen on March - 14.
1692 Peter Musschenbroek, Dutch physician/physicist (Leyden jar) on March - 14.
1726 Josef Antonin Stepan, composer on March - 14.
1727 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Goldberg, composer
1734 On March - 14 prince Willem KHF van Orange marries George II's daughter Mary Anne
1743 First American town meeting (Boston's Faneuil Hall) on March - 14.
1743 On March - 14 1st American town meeting (Boston's Faneuil Hall)
1755 On this day in history pierre-Louis Couperin, composer
1757 On-board the HMS Monarch, Admiral John Byng is executed by firing squad for neglecting his duty on March - 14.
1757 On this day in history john Byng, English admiral (Minorca), executed at 52