Historical Events In March - 28
Friday, 18 June 2021
0037 Roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate on this day in history.
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 March - 28 publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated
0364 Roman Emperor Valentinian I appoints his brother Flavius Valens co-emperor on March - 28.
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 On this day in history ordulf, Duke of Saxony
1134 Stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of Côteaux/saint, dies on March - 28.
1285 On March - 28 martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies
1468 Charles I, Duke of Savoy on this day in history.
1472 On March - 28 fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter
1483 The birth of Raphael,Italian painter, and architect. Rebuilt St Peters on this day in history.
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 Bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked & destroyed on March - 28.
1556 Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain on March - 28.
1566 Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1592 On this day in history jan Amos Komensky, [Comenius] Moravian educational reB03281603 Stephan Otto, composer
1615 On March - 28 pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat
1621 Heinrich Schwemmer, composer on this day in history.
1643 On March - 28 jose Solana, composer
1660 The birth of George I, King of Great Britain on March - 28.
1660 Arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer on this day in history.
1673 Adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51 on March - 28.
1677 Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69 on March - 28.
1687 On March - 28 constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90
1701 On March - 28 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 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 this day in history english parliament declares war on Spain (War of Jenkin's Ear)
1741 On March - 28 johann Andre, composer
1750 On March - 28 francisco A G de Miranda, Venezuelan freedom fighter