Historical Events In March - 24
Saturday, 19 January 2019
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 King Hugh III of Cyprus on this day in history.
1379 On March - 24 end of Gelderse war victory
1381 On March - 24 saint Catharine of Sweden, Swedish saint
1396 Walter Hilton, English mystic on this day in history.
1400 Florens Radewijns, Dutch priest/leader Modern Devotion, dies on this day in history.
1441 On this day in history ernst I, elector of Saxon (1464-86)
1455 On March - 24 nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italian Pope (1447-55), dies at 57
1471 On this day in history thomas Malory, author (Le Morte d'Arthur), dies at 55
1494 Georgius Agricola, Germany, mineralogist (De Re Metallica) on March - 24.
1545 On this day in history german Parliament opens in Worms
1550 On March - 24 france &England sign Peace of Boulogne
1550 On this day in history france & England sign Peace of Boulogne
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 March - 24.
1603 On March - 24 elizabeth I Tudor, [Maiden Queen], Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603), dies at 69
1607 Michiel A de Ruyter, Dutch rear admiral (St Vincent, Dune) on this day in history.
1629 1st game law passed in American colonies, by Virginia on March - 24.
1630 On this day in history jose Saenz d'Aguirre, Spanish cardinal
1631 On this day in history philipp Dulichius, composer, dies at 68
1635 On March - 24 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 On March - 24 battle at Jankov Bohemia: Sweden beatS RC emperor Ferdinand III
1645 Battle at Jankov Bohemia: Sweden beatS Roman Catholic emperor Ferdinand III on March - 24.
1654 Samuel Scheidt, German composer (Concertus sacri), dies at 66 on March - 24.
1661 On March - 24 william Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston
1664 On this day in history roger Williams is granted a charter to colonize Rhode Island
1703 On March - 24 jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer
1714 On March - 24 carlo Giovanni Testori, composer
1721 On this day in history johann Sebastian Bach opens his Brandenburgse Concerts
1731 On March - 24 naturalization of Hieronimus de Salis Parliamentary Act is passed.