Historical Events In March - 14
Thursday, 17 October 2019
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 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 On March - 14 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 Jacques d'Auchy, Walloon baptist merchant, executed on this day in history.
1573 Claude II, of Lotharingen, duke of Aumale/murdered adm Coligny, dies on this day in history.
1590 Battle at Ivry French King Henri IV beats Catholic League on March - 14.
1590 On March - 14 battle at Ivry: French King Henri IV beats Catholic League
1590 On March - 14 philip van Egmont, general/prince of Gavere, dies in battle at 30
1612 On March - 14 philip Galle, Flemish engraver, dies at about 74
1623 On this day in history adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer
1629 On this day in history england granted a royal charter to Massachusetts Bay Colony
1644 England grants patent for Providence Plantations (now Rhode Island) on March - 14.
1647 On this day in history thirty Years' War: Bavaria, Cologne, France and Sweden sign the Truce of Ulm.
1647 On this day in history frederik Hendrik, count of Nassau/prince of Orange, dies at 63
1653 Johan van Galen beats English fleet at Livorno on this day in history.
1681 Georg Philipp Telemann, Magdeburg Germany, late baroque composer on March - 14.
1682 Jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53 on March - 14.
1689 On March - 14 scotland dismisses Willem III and Mary Stuart as king and queen
1689 On March - 14 scotland dismisses Willem III & Mary Stuart as king & queen
1692 On March - 14 peter Musschenbroek, Dutch physician/physicist (Leyden jar)
1726 Josef Antonin Stepan, composer on March - 14.
1727 On this day in history johann Gottlieb Goldberg, composer
1734 On this day in history 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 1st American town meeting (Boston's Faneuil Hall) on March - 14.
1755 On March - 14 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 March - 14 john Byng, English admiral (Minorca), executed at 52