Historical Events In March - 28
Friday, 06 December 2019
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 Publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated on this day in history.
0364 Roman Emperor Valentinian I appoints his brother Flavius Valens co-emperor on March - 28.
0593 Guntram, French king in Burgundy, dies at about 67 on March - 28.
0845 On March - 28 paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving.
1072 On March - 28 ordulf, Duke of Saxony
1134 Stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of CĂ´teaux/saint, dies on this day in history.
1285 On this day in history martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies
1468 On March - 28 charles I, Duke of Savoy
1472 Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter on March - 28.
1483 The birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters on this day in history.
1483 On this day in history raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens)
1515 On this day in history theresa of Avila/Teresa de Jesus, Spanish mystic writer/saint
1535 On March - 28 bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed
1556 Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain on this day in history.
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 March - 28.
1615 On this day in history pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat
1621 On March - 28 heinrich Schwemmer, composer
1643 Jose Solana, composer on this day in history.
1660 The birth of George I, King of Great Britain on March - 28.
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 On this day in history constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 On March - 28 domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75
1712 On March - 28 jan van der Heyden, Dutch inventor (street lantern), dies at 75
1727 On March - 28 maximilian III Jozef, Elector of Bayern (1745-77)
1729 On this day in history 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 March - 28.
1750 On March - 28 francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter