Historical Events In March - 28
Saturday, 25 January 2020
0037 On this day in history roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate.
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 On this day in history publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated
0364 On this day in history 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 March - 28 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 On March - 28 stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of CĂ´teaux/saint, dies
1285 Martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies on March - 28.
1468 Charles I, Duke of Savoy on March - 28.
1472 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter on this day in history.
1483 On March - 28 the birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters
1483 Raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens) on this day in history.
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 On March - 28 pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat
1621 On this day in history heinrich Schwemmer, composer
1643 On March - 28 jose Solana, composer
1660 The birth of George I, King of Great Britain on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer
1673 On March - 28 adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51
1677 Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69 on March - 28.
1687 On this day in history constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 Domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75 on March - 28.
1712 On March - 28 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 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 this day in history.
1750 Francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter on March - 28.