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 This day in History - March 28
374 Historic Events for March 28
193

Publius Helvius Pertinax, Roman Emperor (192-93), assassinated

Death
593

Guntram, French king in Burgundy, dies at about 67

Death
1134

Stefanus Harding, 3rd abbott of CŒteaux/saint, dies

Death
1285

Martinus IV, [Simon de Brion], Pope (1281-85), dies

Death
1468

Charles I, Duke of Savoy

Birth
1472

Fra Bartolomeo, monk, Florentine Renaissance painter

Birth
1483

Raphael, Urbino Italy, painter (School of Athens)

Birth
1515

Theresa of Avila/Teresa de Jesus, Spanish mystic writer/saint

Birth
1535

Bloemkamp Abbey (Oldeklooster) attacked and destroyed

Event
1556

Karel V's son Philip II crowned king of Spain

Event
1556

Origin of Fasli Era (India)

Event
1566

Siegmund Freiherr von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat, dies at 79

Death
1592

Jan Amos Komensky, [Comenius] Moravian educational reB03281603 Stephan Otto, composer

Birth
1615

Pieter de Groot, Dutch regent/diplomat

Birth
1621

Heinrich Schwemmer, composer

Birth
1643

Jose Solana, composer

Birth
1660

Arnold Houbraken, Dutch schilder/writer

Birth
1660

Georg Ludwig, German monarch of Hannover/King George I of Gt Britain

Birth
1673

Adam Pijnacker, Dutch landscape painter/etcher, buried at 51

Death
1677

Wenzel Hollar, Bohemia cartoonist/etcher, dies at about 69

Death
1687

Constantine Huygens, diplomat/poet/composer (Bluebottles), dies at 90

Death
1701

Domenico Guidi, Italian sculptor, dies at 75

Death
1712

Jan van der Heyden, Dutch inventor (street lantern), dies at 75

Death
1727

Maximilian III Jozef, Elector of Bayern (1745-77)

Birth
1729

Pieter Fouquet, Dutch art seller (Atlas of Fouquet)

Birth