Historical Events In March - 15
Saturday, 23 March 2019
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 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 this day in history theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy
0493 Odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies on this day in history.
0752 On March - 15 zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22]
0933 On March - 15 battle at Riade German King Henry I beats Magyaren
0933 Henry the Fowler routs Magyar raiders March 15 at Merseburg on March - 15.
0933 On March - 15 battle at Riade: German King Henry I beats Magyaren
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 On this day in history pope Lucius II
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 this day in history.
1360 On March - 15 france invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel
1382 On March - 15 conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy
1391 On this day in history 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 Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage on March - 15.
1493 Anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France on March - 15.
1545 First meeting of the Council of Trent on March - 15.
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 March - 15.
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 this day in history.
1666 Georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden) on March - 15.
1672 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1713 On this day in history nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere
1723 Johann C Gunther, writer, dies at 27 on this day in history.
1729 Sister St Stanislas Hachard, first US nun, takes her vows, N Orleans on this day in history.