Historical Events In March - 15
Thursday, 01 October 2020
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 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 this day in history.
0351 On this day in history constantius II elevates his cousin Gallus to Caesar, and puts him in charge of the Eastern part of the Roman Empire.
0493 On this day in history theodorik the Great beats Odoaker of Italy
0493 On March - 15 odiaker, German army leader/King of Italy (476-93), dies
0752 Zachary, Greek/Italian Pope (741-52), dies [or Mar 22] on this day in history.
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 March - 15.
0933 On this day in history 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 Mieszko II, King of Poland (1025-34), dies on March - 15.
1145 Pope Lucius II on March - 15.
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 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 this day in history.
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 On this day in history anne Pierre Adrien duke of Montmorency, marshal of France
1545 On March - 15 first meeting of the Council of Trent.
1560 Failed assault on royal palace in Amboise France on this day in history.
1562 General François de Guise enters Paris France on March - 15.
1562 On this day in history general Francois de Guise enters Paris
1580 On March - 15 spanish king Philip II puts 25,000 gold coins on head of prince Willem of Orange
1638 On this day in history shunzhi Emperor of China
1666 Georg Baehr, German master builder (Frauenkirche, Dresden) on this day in history.
1672 On this day in history king Charles II enacts Declaration of Indulgence
1673 On this day in history 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 this day in history nicolas Louis de Lacaille, astronomer who mapped the So Hemisphere
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 March - 15.