Historical Events In March - 14
Thursday, 28 January 2021
0840 On this day in history eginhard, French nobleman/biographer (Vita Karoli Magni), dies at 69
0968 Matilda of Ringelheim, German Queen (c. 895) on this day in history.
1272 On March - 14 re Enzo, Italian poet/son of Emp Frederik II von Hohenstaufen, dies
1298 On this day in history petrus Johannis Olivi, South France theologist, dies
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 Ferdinand I appointed Holy Roman emperor on March - 14.
1559 On this day in history storm floods ravage Gorinchem, Dordrecht and Woudrichem, Netherlands
1559 On March - 14 storm floods ravage Gorinchem, Dordrecht & Woudrichem, Neth
1559 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed on this day in history.
1573 On March - 14 claude II, of Lotharingen, duke of Aumale/murdered adm Coligny, dies
1590 Battle at Ivry French King Henri IV beats Catholic League on this day in history.
1590 On March - 14 battle at Ivry: French King Henri IV beats Catholic League
1590 Philip van Egmont, general/prince of Gavere, dies in battle at 30 on March - 14.
1612 On March - 14 philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
1623 On March - 14 adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer
1629 England granted a royal charter to Massachusetts Bay Colony on March - 14.
1644 England grants patent for Providence Plantations (now Rhode Island) on this day in history.
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 On March - 14 johan van Galen beats English fleet at Livorno
1681 On March - 14 georg Philipp Telemann, Magdeburg Germany, late baroque composer
1682 Jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53 on March - 14.
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 this day in history.
1692 On March - 14 peter Musschenbroek, Dutch physician/physicist (Leyden jar)
1726 On this day in history josef Antonin Stepan, composer
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 this day in history.
1743 1st American town meeting (Boston's Faneuil Hall) on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1757 On March - 14 john Byng, English admiral (Minorca), executed at 52