Historical Events In March - 28
Tuesday, 19 February 2019
0037 Roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate on this day in history.
0193 On this day in history roman Emperor Pertinax is assassinated by Praetorian Guards, who then sell the throne in an auction to Didius Julianus.
0193 Publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated on this day in history.
0364 On March - 28 roman Emperor Valentinian I appoints his brother Flavius Valens co-emperor.
0593 On March - 28 guntram, French king in Burgundy, dies at about 67
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 this day in history.
1134 Stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of Côteaux/saint, dies on March - 28.
1285 On this day in history martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies
1468 On this day in history charles I, Duke of Savoy
1472 On this day in history fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter
1483 The birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters on this day in history.
1483 Raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens) on March - 28.
1515 On this day in history theresa of Avila/Teresa de Jesus, Spanish mystic writer/saint
1535 On March - 28 bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed
1556 Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain on March - 28.
1566 On March - 28 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 On March - 28 pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat
1621 On this day in history heinrich Schwemmer, composer
1643 Jose Solana, composer on March - 28.
1660 On March - 28 the birth of George I, King of Great Britain
1660 On March - 28 arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer
1673 Adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51 on this day in history.
1677 On this day in history wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69
1687 On March - 28 constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 On March - 28 domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
1712 On this day in history jan van der Heyden, Dutch inventor (street lantern), dies at 75
1727 Maximilian III Jozef, Elector of Bayern (1745-77) on this day in history.
1729 Pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet) on March - 28.
1737 Francesco Zannetti, composer on March - 28.
1738 On this day in history english parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear)
1741 Johann Andre, composer on March - 28.
1750 Francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter on March - 28.