Historical Events In March - 15
Friday, 22 January 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 this day in history 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 this day in history.
0351 Constantius II elevates his cousin Gallus to Caesar, and puts him in charge of the Eastern part of the Roman Empire on March - 15.
0493 Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy on March - 15.
0493 On March - 15 odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies
0752 On March - 15 zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22]
0933 Battle at Riade German King Henry I beats Magyaren on this day in history.
0933 On March - 15 henry the Fowler routs Magyar raiders March 15 at Merseburg
0933 On this day in history 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 Mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies on March - 15.
1145 On March - 15 pope Lucius II
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 On this day in history walter V of Brienne, Duke of Athens
1360 France invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel on March - 15.
1382 Conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy on this day in history.
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 On this day in history christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage
1493 Anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France on this day in history.
1545 First meeting of the Council of Trent on this day in history.
1560 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France on March - 15.
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 this day in history.
1638 On March - 15 shunzhi Emperor of China
1666 On March - 15 georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden)
1672 King Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence on March - 15.
1673 On March - 15 salvatore Rosa, Italian painter (Baroque)/poet/music/actor, dies at 57
1678 On this day in history dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop
1713 On March - 15 nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere
1723 On this day in history johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27
1729 On this day in history sister St Stanislas Hachard, first US nun, takes her vows, N Orleans