Historical Events In March - 28
Saturday, 28 November 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 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 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 March - 28.
1134 On March - 28 stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of Côteaux/saint, dies
1285 Martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies on March - 28.
1468 Charles I, Duke of Savoy on this day in history.
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 On March - 28 raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens)
1515 On March - 28 theresa of Avila/Teresa de Jesus, Spanish mystic writer/saint
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 this day in history 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 Pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat on this day in history.
1621 Heinrich Schwemmer, composer on March - 28.
1643 On this day in history jose Solana, composer
1660 On March - 28 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 On this day in history 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 this day in history 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 On this day in history pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet)
1737 On this day in history francesco Zannetti, composer
1738 English parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear) on March - 28.
1741 Johann Andre, composer on March - 28.
1750 On this day in history francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter