Historical Events In March - 21
Tuesday, 21 January 2020
0630 On March - 21 byzantine emperor Heraclius restores the True Cross to Jerusalem.
0717 On March - 21 battle of Vincy between Charles Martel and Ragenfrid.
1063 On this day in history blessed Richeza of Lotharingia, venerated in Roman Catholicism, wife of King Mieszko II of Poland
1188 On March - 21 accession to the throne of Japan by emperor Antoku.
1349 On March - 21 three thousand Jews killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany
1349 On March - 21 3,000 Jews killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany
1413 Henry V becomes King of England on this day in history.
1421 Battle of Beauge-French beat British on March - 21.
1466 On March - 21 french van Brederode, leader Hoeksen
1474 On March - 21 angela Merici, Italian monastery founder/saint
1492 On March - 21 alonzo Pietro, pilot, sailed with Columbus
1521 On this day in history mauritius, duke/nice monarch of Saksen (1547-53)
1527 On March - 21 hermann Finck, composer
1538 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 on March - 21.
1556 Archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Cranmer burned at the stake as a heretic on March - 21.
1556 On this day in history thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66
1609 On this day in history jan II Kazimierz, cardinal/King of Poland (1648-68)
1610 King James I addresses English House of Commons on this day in history.
1624 On March - 21 francois Roberday, composer
1642 Georg Schmezer, composer on March - 21.
1652 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flem historian/mayor (Brugge), dies at 55 on March - 21.
1654 Johann Neukrantz, composer, dies at 51 on this day in history.
1656 Armagh James Ussher, Archbishop (said world began 4004 BC), dies at 76 on this day in history.
1666 On March - 21 intendant Jean Talon starts census of New France; 3,000 persons counted in the first Canadian census
1681 On this day in history 3rd Exclusion Parliament meets in London
1685 On March - 21 the birth of Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer
1685 On March - 21 johann Sebastian Bach, Eisenach Germany, composer (Mattheus-Passion)
1697 Czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe on this day in history.
1702 Queen Anne Stuart addresses English parliament on this day in history.
1708 Caspar Ruetz, composer on this day in history.
1713 On March - 21 francis Lewis, signer (Decl of Ind)
1716 On this day in history josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer
1729 John Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57 on this day in history.
1734 On this day in history gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer, dies at 48