Historical Events In March - 24
Friday, 30 July 2021
0809 On March - 24 harun al-Rashid, caliph of the Abbasid empire (786-809), dies at 44
1188 On March - 24 ferrand of Portugal, earl of Flanders/son of Sancho I
1284 On this day in history king Hugh III of Cyprus
1379 On this day in history end of Gelderse war victory
1381 Saint Catharine of Sweden, Swedish saint on March - 24.
1396 On March - 24 walter Hilton, English mystic
1400 On March - 24 florens Radewijns, Dutch priest/leader Modern Devotion, dies
1441 On March - 24 ernst I, elector of Saxon (1464-86)
1455 Nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italian Pope (1447-55), dies at 57 on March - 24.
1471 On this day in history thomas Malory, author (Le Morte d'Arthur), dies at 55
1494 On this day in history georgius Agricola, Germany, mineralogist (De Re Metallica)
1545 German Parliament opens in Worms on March - 24.
1550 France &England sign Peace of Boulogne on March - 24.
1550 France & England sign Peace of Boulogne on this day in history.
1558 Anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies on this day in history.
1603 On March - 24 after forty-four years of rule, Queen Elizabeth I of England dies and King James VI of Scotland ascends to the throne, uniting England, Scotland, and Ireland under a single British monarch.
1603 Scottish king James VI becomes King James I of England on this day in history.
1603 On March - 24 elizabeth I Tudor, [Maiden Queen], Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603), dies at 69
1607 On this day in history michiel A de Ruyter, Dutch rear admiral (St Vincent, Dune)
1629 On March - 24 1st game law passed in American colonies, by Virginia
1630 On March - 24 jose Saenz d'Aguirre, Spanish cardinal
1631 On this day in history philipp Dulichius, composer, dies at 68
1635 On this day in history jacques Callot, French cartoonist/engraver, dies at about 42
1644 On this day in history cecilia Renata, arch duchess of Austria, dies
1645 On this day in history battle at Jankov Bohemia Sweden beatS Roman Catholic emperor Ferdinand III
1645 Battle at Jankov Bohemia: Sweden beatS RC emperor Ferdinand III on this day in history.
1645 On March - 24 battle at Jankov Bohemia: Sweden beatS Roman Catholic emperor Ferdinand III
1654 Samuel Scheidt, German composer (Concertus sacri), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1661 On March - 24 william Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston
1664 Roger Williams is granted a charter to colonize Rhode Island on this day in history.
1703 Jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer on March - 24.
1714 Carlo Giovanni Testori, composer on this day in history.
1721 On March - 24 johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts
1731 Naturalization of Hieronimus de Salis Parliamentary Act is passed on March - 24.