Historical Events In March - 15
Wednesday, 27 October 2021
0044 On this day in history b.C. Caius Julius Caesar, dictator of Rome, is stabbed to death in the Roman Senate house by a group of sixty conspirators led by Marcus Junius Brutus and Caius Cassius Longinus
0076 On March - 15 hadrian, Roman Emperor (builder of Hadrian's Wall)
0221 Liu Bei, a Chinese warlord and member of the Han royal house, declares himself emperor of Shu-Han and claims his legitimate succession to the Han Dynasty on March - 15.
0351 Constantius II elevates his cousin Gallus to Caesar, and puts him in charge of the Eastern part of the Roman Empire on this day in history.
0493 On this day in history theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy
0493 On this day in history odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies
0752 Zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22] on this day in history.
0933 Battle at Riade German King Henry I beats Magyaren on March - 15.
0933 Henry the Fowler routs Magyar raiders March 15 at Merseburg on this day in history.
0933 On March - 15 battle at Riade: German King Henry I beats Magyaren
0963 On this day in history romanus II, Byzantine emperor (959-63), dies at 25
1034 On this day in history mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies
1145 Pope Lucius II on March - 15.
1311 Battle of Halmyros: The Catalan Company defeats Walter V of Brienne to take control of the Duchy of Athens, a Crusader state in Greece on this day in history.
1311 Walter V of Brienne, Duke of Athens on this day in history.
1360 France invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel on March - 15.
1382 On this day in history conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy
1391 On March - 15 jew hating Monk in Seville Spain stirs up people to attack Jews
1493 Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after first new world voyage on this day in history.
1493 Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage on March - 15.
1493 Anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France on this day in history.
1545 On March - 15 first meeting of the Council of Trent.
1560 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France on this day in history.
1562 On March - 15 general François de Guise enters Paris France
1562 General Francois de Guise enters Paris on this day in history.
1580 Spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange on March - 15.
1638 On this day in history shunzhi Emperor of China
1666 On this day in history georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden)
1672 On March - 15 king Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence
1673 On this day in history salvatore Rosa, Italian painter (Baroque)/poet/music/actor, dies at 57
1678 Dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop on March - 15.
1713 On this day in history nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere
1723 On March - 15 johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27
1729 On March - 15 sister St Stanislas Hachard, first US nun, takes her vows, N Orleans