Historical Events In March - 15
Monday, 24 September 2018
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 March - 15.
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 Theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy on March - 15.
0493 Odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies on this day in history.
0752 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
0933 Battle at Riade: German King Henry I beats Magyaren on this day in history.
0963 Romanus II, Byzantine emperor (959-63), dies at 25 on this day in history.
1034 On March - 15 mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies
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 March - 15 walter V of Brienne, Duke of Athens
1360 On March - 15 france invasion army lands on English south coast, conquers Winchel
1382 Conservative "Popolo Grasso" regain power in Florence Italy on this day in history.
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 March - 15.
1493 Christopher Columbus returns to Spain after 1st new world voyage on March - 15.
1493 On this day in history anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France
1545 First meeting of the Council of Trent on this day in history.
1560 On March - 15 failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France
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 Georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden) on this day in history.
1672 King Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence on March - 15.
1673 Salvatore Rosa, Italian painter (Baroque)/poet/music/actor, dies at 57 on March - 15.
1678 On March - 15 dominique Marie Valet, French RC/old-catholic bishop
1713 Nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere on this day in history.
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.