Historical Events In March - 31
Thursday, 28 May 2020
0307 After divorcing his wife Minervina, Constantine marries Fausta, the daughter of the retired Roman Emperor Maximian on March - 31.
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 VĂ©zelay, 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 Everhard Tserclaes, sheriff of Brussels, murdered on March - 31.
1492 Queen Isabella of Castilia and Ferdinand of Aragon expels Jews on March - 31.
1492 On this day in history queen Isabella of Castilia and Ferdinand of Aragon expels Jews, who had lent them money for Columbus' journey
1492 Queen Isabella of Castilia & Ferdinand of Aragon expels Jews on March - 31.
1499 On March - 31 pius IV, [Gianangelo de' Medici], Italian lawyer/pope (1559-65)
1504 On March - 31 france and Spain signs ceasefire
1504 On this day in history france & Spain signs ceasefire
1519 On this day in history henry II, King of Germany (1547-59)
1521 On March - 31 magelhaes takes possession of Homohon, Archipelago of St Lazarus
1547 Henry II succeeds François I as king of France on this day in history.
1547 Henry II succeeds Francois I as king of France on March - 31.
1567 Philip, the Generous, count of Hessen, dies at 62 on this day in history.
1570 Louise Juliana, countess of Nassau on March - 31.
1576 On March - 31 louise Juliana of Nassau, Regent of Bohemia (died 1644)
1578 Juan de Escobedo, sec of Spanish land guardian Don Juan, murdered on this day in history.
1596 On March - 31 the birth of Rene Descartes, French philosopher
1596 RenĂ© Descartes, France, philosopher (he thought, therefore he was) on March - 31.
1621 On this day in history andrew Marvell, England, poet (To His Coy Mistress)
1621 Felipe III, King of Spain (1598-1621), dies at 42 on this day in history.
1631 On March - 31 john Donne, Metaphysical poet, dies (birth date unknown)
1644 Pope Urbanus VIII and duke of Parma signs Peace of Ferrara on March - 31.
1644 Pope Urbanus VIII & duke of Parma signs Peace of Ferrara on this day in history.
1651 On this day in history great earthquake at Cuzco Peru
1656 Pierre de La Barre, composer, dies at 64 on March - 31.
1657 On March - 31 english Humble Petition offers Lord Protector Cromwell the crown
1667 On this day in history france/England sign anti-Dutch military accord
1667 On March - 31 france/England signs anti-Dutch military accord
1675 On March - 31 benedict XIV, [Prospero L Lambertini], Italy, Pope (1740-58)
1683 On March - 31 emperor Leopold I/Poland signs covenant against Turkey
1684 Francesco Durante, composer on this day in history.