Historical Events In March - 15
Wednesday, 17 August 2022
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 Hadrian, Roman Emperor (builder of Hadrian's Wall) on this day in history.
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 March - 15 theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy
0493 Odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies on March - 15.
0752 On March - 15 zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22]
0933 On this day in history battle at Riade German King Henry I beats Magyaren
0933 Henry the Fowler routs Magyar raiders March 15 at Merseburg on March - 15.
0933 Battle at Riade: German King Henry I beats Magyaren on March - 15.
0963 Romanus II, Byzantine emperor (959-63), dies at 25 on this day in history.
1034 On this day in history mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies
1145 Pope Lucius II on March - 15.
1311 On this day in history 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 March - 15.
1360 France invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel on this day in history.
1382 On March - 15 conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy
1391 Jew hating Monk in Seville Spain stirs up people to attack Jews on March - 15.
1493 On March - 15 christopher Columbus returns to Spain after first new world voyage
1493 Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage on this day in history.
1493 Anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France on this day in history.
1545 On this day in history first meeting of the Council of Trent.
1560 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France on March - 15.
1562 General François de Guise enters Paris France on March - 15.
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 On March - 15 king Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence
1673 On March - 15 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 March - 15 nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere
1723 Johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27 on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history sister St Stanislas Hachard, first US nun, takes her vows, N Orleans