Historical Events In March - 28
Sunday, 09 December 2018
0037 On this day in history roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate.
0193 On March - 28 roman Emperor Pertinax is assassinated by Praetorian Guards, who then sell the throne in an auction to Didius Julianus.
0193 On March - 28 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 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 On this day in history ordulf, Duke of Saxony
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 March - 28.
1472 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter on March - 28.
1483 The birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters on March - 28.
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 March - 28.
1535 Bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed on March - 28.
1556 On March - 28 karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain
1566 On March - 28 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 March - 28.
1621 On this day in history heinrich Schwemmer, composer
1643 Jose Solana, composer on this day in history.
1660 On this day in history the birth of George I, King of Great Britain
1660 On March - 28 arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer
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 March - 28 constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 On this day in history domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
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 Pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet) on March - 28.
1737 On March - 28 francesco Zannetti, composer
1738 English parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear) on March - 28.
1741 Johann Andre, composer on this day in history.
1750 On this day in history francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter