Historical Events In March - 31
Monday, 25 January 2021
0307 On this day in history after divorcing his wife Minervina, Constantine marries Fausta, the daughter of the retired Roman Emperor Maximian.
1084 On March - 31 anti-pope Clemens crowns German emperor Hendrik IV
1146 On March - 31 bernard of Clairvaux preaches his famous sermon in a field at Vézelay, urging the necessity of a Second Crusade. Louis VII is present, and joins the Crusade.
1340 On March - 31 ivan I Kalita, grand-duke of Vladimir, dies
1389 On March - 31 everhard Tserclaes, sheriff of Brussels, murdered
1492 On this day in history queen Isabella of Castilia and Ferdinand of Aragon expels Jews
1492 Queen Isabella of Castilia and Ferdinand of Aragon expels Jews, who had lent them money for Columbus' journey on March - 31.
1492 On March - 31 queen Isabella of Castilia & Ferdinand of Aragon expels Jews
1499 On this day in history pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian lawyer/pope (1559-65)
1504 On March - 31 france and Spain signs ceasefire
1504 On March - 31 france & Spain signs ceasefire
1519 On this day in history henry II, King of Germany (1547-59)
1521 Magelhaes takes possession of Homohon, Archipelago of St Lazarus on March - 31.
1547 On March - 31 henry II succeeds François I as king of France
1547 Henry II succeeds Francois I as king of France on March - 31.
1567 On March - 31 philip, the Generous, count of Hessen, dies at 62
1570 Louise Juliana, countess of Nassau on March - 31.
1576 Louise Juliana of Nassau, Regent of Bohemia (died 1644) on this day in history.
1578 On March - 31 juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered
1596 On this day in history the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
1596 On this day in history rené Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was)
1621 Andrew Marvell, England, poet (To His Coy Mistress) on March - 31.
1621 On March - 31 felipe III, King of Spain (1598-1621), dies at 42
1631 On this day in history john Donne, Metaphysical poet, dies (birth date unknown)
1644 On this day in history pope Urbanus VIII and duke of Parma signs Peace of Ferrara
1644 On this day in history pope Urbanus VIII & duke of Parma signs Peace of Ferrara
1651 Great earthquake at Cuzco Peru on March - 31.
1656 On this day in history pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64
1657 English Humble Petition offers Lord Protector Cromwell the crown on March - 31.
1667 France/England sign anti-Dutch military accord on this day in history.
1667 On March - 31 france/England signs anti-Dutch military accord
1675 Benedict XIV, [Prospero L Lambertini], Italy, Pope (1740-58) on March - 31.
1683 On this day in history emperor Leopold I/Poland signs covenant against Turkey
1684 Francesco Durante, composer on this day in history.