Historical Events In March - 28
Saturday, 04 July 2020
0037 Roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate on March - 28.
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 this day in history.
0845 Paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving on March - 28.
1072 On March - 28 ordulf, Duke of Saxony
1134 Stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of CĂ´teaux/saint, dies on March - 28.
1285 On this day in history martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies
1468 Charles I, Duke of Savoy on March - 28.
1472 On March - 28 fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter
1483 On March - 28 the birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters
1483 Raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens) on March - 28.
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 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 on March - 28.
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 Heinrich Schwemmer, composer on this day in history.
1643 On March - 28 jose Solana, composer
1660 On this day in history the birth of George I, King of Great Britain
1660 Arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer on March - 28.
1673 Adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51 on this day in history.
1677 Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69 on March - 28.
1687 Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90 on March - 28.
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 On March - 28 maximilian III Jozef, Elector of Bayern (1745-77)
1729 Pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet) on March - 28.
1737 Francesco Zannetti, composer on March - 28.
1738 English parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear) on March - 28.
1741 Johann Andre, composer on March - 28.
1750 On March - 28 francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter