Historical Events In March - 24
Monday, 17 January 2022
0809 On March - 24 harun al-Rashid, caliph of the Abbasid empire (786-809), dies at 44
1188 Ferrand of Portugal, earl of Flanders/son of Sancho I on March - 24.
1284 King Hugh III of Cyprus on March - 24.
1379 End of Gelderse war victory on this day in history.
1381 Saint Catharine of Sweden, Swedish saint on March - 24.
1396 Walter Hilton, English mystic on March - 24.
1400 Florens Radewijns, Dutch priest/leader Modern Devotion, dies on March - 24.
1441 Ernst I, elector of Saxon (1464-86) on March - 24.
1455 Nicholas V, [Tommaso Parentucelli], Italian Pope (1447-55), dies at 57 on this day in history.
1471 Thomas Malory, author (Le Morte d'Arthur), dies at 55 on this day in history.
1494 Georgius Agricola, Germany, mineralogist (De Re Metallica) on this day in history.
1545 On March - 24 german Parliament opens in Worms
1550 France &England sign Peace of Boulogne on this day in history.
1550 On March - 24 france & England sign Peace of Boulogne
1558 On March - 24 anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies
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 Elizabeth I Tudor, [Maiden Queen], Queen of England and Ireland (1558-1603), dies at 69 on March - 24.
1607 Michiel A de Ruyter, Dutch rear admiral (St Vincent, Dune) on March - 24.
1629 On March - 24 1st game law passed in American colonies, by Virginia
1630 Jose Saenz d'Aguirre, Spanish cardinal on this day in history.
1631 Philipp Dulichius, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1635 Jacques Callot, French cartoonist/engraver, dies at about 42 on March - 24.
1644 On this day in history cecilia Renata, arch duchess of Austria, dies
1645 On March - 24 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 William Leddra, last Quaker, hanged in Boston on March - 24.
1664 Roger Williams is granted a charter to colonize Rhode Island on March - 24.
1703 Jose F de Isla, [Francisco de Salazar], Spanish Jesuit/writer on March - 24.
1714 On this day in history 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.