Historical Events In March - 28
Saturday, 04 April 2020
0037 On March - 28 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 this day in history guntram, French king in Burgundy, dies at about 67
0845 Paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving on this day in history.
1072 Ordulf, Duke of Saxony on March - 28.
1134 On March - 28 stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of CĂ´teaux/saint, dies
1285 Martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies on this day in history.
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 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 Bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed on March - 28.
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 Jan Amos Komensky, [Comenius] Moravian educational reB03281603 Stephan Otto, composer on this day in history.
1615 Pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat on this day in history.
1621 Heinrich Schwemmer, composer on March - 28.
1643 Jose Solana, composer on March - 28.
1660 On this day in history the birth of George I, King of Great Britain
1660 On this day in history arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer
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 March - 28 domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
1712 Jan van der Heyden, Dutch inventor (street lantern), dies at 75 on March - 28.
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 On this day in history johann Andre, composer
1750 On March - 28 francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter