Historical Events In March - 19
Monday, 23 November 2020
1227 Count Ugolino of Segna elected Pope Gregory IX on this day in history.
1263 Hugo of St-Cher/a S Caro, French cardinal, dies on this day in history.
1279 A Mongolian victory in the Battle of Yamen ends the Song Dynasty in China on March - 19.
1286 Alexander III, King of Scots, killed accidentally at Kinghorn, Fife on March - 19.
1452 Frederick III of Hapsburg crowned Roman German Emperor on this day in history.
1503 On March - 19 benedetto Varchi, Ital humanist/historian (Storia Fiorentina)
1524 Giovanni de Varrazano of France sights land around area of Carolinas on this day in history.
1540 On March - 19 court of Holland names Amsterdam sheriff John Hubrechtsz a "heretic"
1556 On March - 19 lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70
1563 On this day in history peace of Amboise; Rights for Huguenots
1563 Peace of Amboise: Rights for Huguenots on March - 19.
1571 Spanish troops occupy Manila on this day in history.
1589 On this day in history william Bradford, gov of Plymouth colony for 30 years (baptized)
1593 On this day in history georges de la Tour, French painter
1601 Alonzo Cano, Spanish painter/sculptor (Cathedral Granada) on March - 19.
1604 On March - 19 johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56)
1610 Hasegawa Tohaku, Japanese painter on March - 19.
1628 Massachusetts colony founded by Englishmen on this day in history.
1629 On March - 19 aleksei M Romanov, 1st Romanov tsar of Russia
1635 Pieter Christiaensz Bor, Dutch historian, dies on March - 19.
1638 On this day in history paul Moreelse, Dutch painter/master builder, dies at about 66
1644 200 members of Peking imperial family/court commit suicide on March - 19.
1644 Si Sang, last Ming-emperor of China, commits suicide on March - 19.
1673 Pedro Vaz Rego, composer on March - 19.
1682 On March - 19 nationally Council accept independence of French church
1687 On this day in history explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men.
1687 Rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43 on this day in history.
1702 On this day in history james II's daughter Anne Stuart becomes queen of England
1702 Willem III Henry, [Dutch William], king of England/Scot, dies at 51 on March - 19.
1715 On March - 19 charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer
1717 On March - 19 john Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist
1721 Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized on this day in history.
1721 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 on March - 19.
1728 Pieter-Jozef Verhaghen, Flemish (court)painter on March - 19.