Historical Events In March - 15
Thursday, 18 July 2019
0044 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 on this day in history.
0076 On this day in history hadrian, Roman Emperor (builder of Hadrian's Wall)
0221 On this day in history 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.
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 March - 15 theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy
0493 On this day in history odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies
0752 On this day in history zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22]
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 Romanus II, Byzantine emperor (959-63), dies at 25 on March - 15.
1034 On March - 15 mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies
1145 On this day in history pope Lucius II
1311 On March - 15 battle of Halmyros: The Catalan Company defeats Walter V of Brienne to take control of the Duchy of Athens, a Crusader state in Greece.
1311 Walter V of Brienne, Duke of Athens on this day in history.
1360 On March - 15 france invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel
1382 Conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy on March - 15.
1391 On March - 15 jew hating Monk in Seville Spain stirs up people to attack Jews
1493 On this day in history christopher Columbus returns to Spain after first new world voyage
1493 On this day in history christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage
1493 On this day in history anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France
1545 On this day in history first meeting of the Council of Trent.
1560 On this day in history failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
1562 On this day in history general François de Guise enters Paris France
1562 General Francois de Guise enters Paris on this day in history.
1580 On this day in history spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
1638 Shunzhi Emperor of China on March - 15.
1666 On this day in history georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden)
1672 King Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence on this day in history.
1673 On March - 15 salvatore Rosa, Italian painter (Baroque)/poet/music/actor, dies at 57
1678 On March - 15 dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop
1713 Nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere on March - 15.
1723 Johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27 on March - 15.
1729 Sister St Stanislas Hachard, first US nun, takes her vows, N Orleans on this day in history.