Historical Events In March - 19
Thursday, 21 March 2019
1227 Count Ugolino of Segna elected Pope Gregory IX on March - 19.
1263 Hugo of St-Cher/a S Caro, French cardinal, dies on March - 19.
1279 A Mongolian victory in the Battle of Yamen ends the Song Dynasty in China on this day in history.
1286 Alexander III, King of Scots, killed accidentally at Kinghorn, Fife on this day in history.
1452 Frederick III of Hapsburg crowned Roman German Emperor on March - 19.
1503 Benedetto Varchi, Ital humanist/historian (Storia Fiorentina) on this day in history.
1524 Giovanni de Varrazano of France sights land around area of Carolinas on this day in history.
1540 Court of Holland names Amsterdam sheriff John Hubrechtsz a "heretic" on this day in history.
1556 On this day in history lieven van der Maude, [Ammonius], South Netherlands poet, dies at 70
1563 On March - 19 peace of Amboise; Rights for Huguenots
1563 On this day in history peace of Amboise: Rights for Huguenots
1571 On March - 19 spanish troops occupy Manila
1589 On March - 19 william Bradford, gov of Plymouth colony for 30 years (baptized)
1593 On March - 19 georges de la Tour, French painter
1601 On this day in history alonzo Cano, Spanish painter/sculptor (Cathedral Granada)
1604 On March - 19 johan IV, composer/king of Portugal (1640-56)
1610 Hasegawa Tohaku, Japanese painter on March - 19.
1628 On this day in history massachusetts colony founded by Englishmen
1629 Aleksei M Romanov, 1st Romanov tsar of Russia on this day in history.
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 On this day in history 200 members of Peking imperial family/court commit suicide
1644 On March - 19 si Sang, last Ming-emperor of China, commits suicide
1673 On this day in history pedro Vaz Rego, composer
1682 Nationally Council accept independence of French church on March - 19.
1687 On March - 19 explorer Robert Cavelier de La Salle, searching for the mouth of the Mississippi River, is murdered by his own men.
1687 On March - 19 rene-Robert Cavelier La Salle, Fren explorer (Louisiana), killed at 43
1702 On March - 19 james II's daughter Anne Stuart becomes queen of England
1702 On March - 19 willem III Henry, [Dutch William], king of England/Scot, dies at 51
1715 On this day in history charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer
1717 John Campbell, 1st Earl of Breadalbane and Holland, Scottish royalist on March - 19.
1721 On March - 19 tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized
1721 Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71 on this day in history.
1728 On March - 19 pieter-Jozef Verhaghen, Flemish (court)painter