Historical Events In March - 28
Saturday, 02 December 2023
0037 On this day in history roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate.
0193 Roman Emperor Pertinax is assassinated by Praetorian Guards, who then sell the throne in an auction to Didius Julianus on this day in history.
0193 Publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated on March - 28.
0364 On March - 28 roman Emperor Valentinian I appoints his brother Flavius Valens co-emperor.
0593 Guntram, French king in Burgundy, dies at about 67 on March - 28.
0845 On this day in history paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving.
1072 Ordulf, Duke of Saxony on March - 28.
1134 On this day in history stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of CÃ´teaux/saint, dies
1285 On this day in history martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies
1468 On March - 28 charles I, Duke of Savoy
1472 On March - 28 fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter
1483 On this day in history the birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters
1483 On this day in history raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens)
1515 On this day in history theresa of Avila/Teresa de Jesus, Spanish mystic writer/saint
1535 Bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed on March - 28.
1556 Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain on this day in history.
1566 On this day in history siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79
1592 On this day in history jan Amos Komensky, [Comenius] Moravian educational reB03281603 Stephan Otto, composer
1615 Pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat on March - 28.
1621 Heinrich Schwemmer, composer on this day in history.
1643 On this day in history jose Solana, composer
1660 The birth of George I, King of Great Britain on this day in history.
1660 Arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer on this day in history.
1673 On March - 28 adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51
1677 Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69 on this day in history.
1687 On March - 28 constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 On this day in history domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
1712 Jan van der Heyden, Dutch inventor (street lantern), dies at 75 on this day in history.
1727 Maximilian III Jozef, Elector of Bayern (1745-77) on March - 28.
1729 Pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet) on this day in history.
1737 On this day in history francesco Zannetti, composer
1738 On March - 28 english parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear)
1741 Johann Andre, composer on this day in history.
1750 Francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter on this day in history.