Historical Events In March - 21
Saturday, 28 January 2023
0630 On this day in history byzantine emperor Heraclius restores the True Cross to Jerusalem.
0717 On March - 21 battle of Vincy between Charles Martel and Ragenfrid.
1063 Blessed Richeza of Lotharingia, venerated in Roman Catholicism, wife of King Mieszko II of Poland on March - 21.
1188 Accession to the throne of Japan by emperor Antoku on March - 21.
1349 On this day in history three thousand Jews killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany
1349 3,000 Jews killed in Black Death riots in Efurt Germany on this day in history.
1413 On March - 21 henry V becomes King of England.
1421 Battle of Beauge-French beat British on March - 21.
1466 On this day in history french van Brederode, leader Hoeksen
1474 On March - 21 angela Merici, Italian monastery founder/saint
1492 Alonzo Pietro, pilot, sailed with Columbus on March - 21.
1521 On March - 21 mauritius, duke/nice monarch of Saksen (1547-53)
1527 Hermann Finck, composer on this day in history.
1538 Hugo, earl of Leisnig, governor of Frisia, dies at about 79 on this day in history.
1556 On this day in history archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Cranmer burned at the stake as a heretic.
1556 Thomas Cranmer, archbishop of Canterbury, burned at stake at 66 on March - 21.
1609 On March - 21 jan II Kazimierz, cardinal/King of Poland (1648-68)
1610 On this day in history king James I addresses English House of Commons
1624 Francois Roberday, composer on this day in history.
1642 On this day in history georg Schmezer, composer
1652 Vredius, [Olivier de Wree], Flem historian/mayor (Brugge), dies at 55 on March - 21.
1654 On this day in history johann Neukrantz, composer, dies at 51
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 March - 21 3rd Exclusion Parliament meets in London
1685 On March - 21 the birth of Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer
1685 Johann Sebastian Bach, Eisenach Germany, composer (Mattheus-Passion) on this day in history.
1697 On this day in history czar Peter the Great begins tour through West-Europe
1702 On March - 21 queen Anne Stuart addresses English parliament
1708 Caspar Ruetz, composer on March - 21.
1713 On March - 21 francis Lewis, signer (Decl of Ind)
1716 Josef Ferdinand Norbert Seger, composer on this day in history.
1729 On this day in history john Law, Scottish financier, dies at about 57
1734 On March - 21 gunther Jacob Wenceslaus, composer, dies at 48