Historical Events In March - 23
Monday, 22 April 2019
1026 Koenraad II crowns himself king of Italy on March - 23.
1066 On this day in history 18th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
1153 On March - 23 treaty of Konstanz between Frederik I "Barbarossa" & Pope Eugene III
1169 Shirkuh, Kurd general/vizier of Cairo/Saladin's uncle, dies on this day in history.
1174 On March - 23 jocelin, abbot of Melrose, is elected bishop of Glasgow.
1237 Jan of Brienne, King of Jerusalem/Emperor of Constantinople, dies on March - 23.
1369 On March - 23 pedro, the Cruel, King/tyrant of Castile & Leon, murdered
1490 First dated edition of Maimonides "Mishna Torah" published on this day in history.
1490 On March - 23 1st dated edition of Maimonides "Mishna Torah" published
1534 On March - 23 aragonese legal code formally recognised
1548 Itagaki Nobukata, retainer of Takeda Shingen on March - 23.
1555 On March - 23 julius III, [Giovanni M del Monte], Pope (1550-55), dies at 67
1568 Treaty of Longjumeau French huguenots go on strike on March - 23.
1568 On March - 23 treaty of Longjumeau: French huguenots go on strike
1579 On March - 23 friesland joins Union of Utrecht
1593 English Congressionalist Henry Barrow accused of slander on this day in history.
1596 On this day in history henry Unton, English diplomat
1599 On this day in history thomas Selle, composer
1606 Justus Lipsius, [Joost Lips], Dutch classic philologist, dies at 58 on March - 23.
1618 On this day in history james Hamilton, 1st Earl of Abercorn, Scottish politician
1630 On March - 23 french troops occupy Pinerolo Piedmont
1638 Frederik Ruysch, Dutch anatomist on March - 23.
1653 On March - 23 johan van Galen, Dutch admiral (Dunes Monte Christo), dies at about 48
1657 France & England form alliance against Spain; England gets Dunkirk on March - 23.
1658 Valentin Dretzel, composer, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1669 On this day in history philipp Buchner, composer, dies at 54
1670 On March - 23 françois Dollier de Casson 1636-1701 claims Lake Erie territory for France
1699 John Bartram, naturalist/explorer, father of American botany on March - 23.
1708 English pretender to the throne James III lands at Firth of Forth on this day in history.
1736 Iman Willem Falck, Dutch governor of Ceylon (1765-83) on March - 23.
1743 George Frideric Handel's oratorio "Messiah" premieres in London on March - 23.
1743 On March - 23 english premiere of Handel's "Messiah"
1748 On March - 23 johann Gottfried Walther, German composer/musicologist, dies at 63
1749 Hugo Franz Karl Alexander von Kerpen, composer on this day in history.