Historical Events In March - 28
Tuesday, 25 June 2019
0037 Roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate on March - 28.
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 March - 28 martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies
1468 On this day in history charles I, Duke of Savoy
1472 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter on March - 28.
1483 The birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters on this day in history.
1483 On this day in history raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens)
1515 Theresa of Avila/Teresa de Jesus, Spanish mystic writer/saint on this day in history.
1535 On this day in history bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed
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 March - 28 jan Amos Komensky, [Comenius] Moravian educational reB03281603 Stephan Otto, composer
1615 Pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat on March - 28.
1621 On this day in history heinrich Schwemmer, composer
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 On March - 28 arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer
1673 On this day in history adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51
1677 On March - 28 wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69
1687 On this day in history constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 On March - 28 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 On March - 28 maximilian III Jozef, Elector of Bayern (1745-77)
1729 On March - 28 pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet)
1737 Francesco Zannetti, composer on this day in history.
1738 On March - 28 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.