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 This day in History - March 9
370 Historic Events for March 9
1452

Pope Nicolaas I crowns Frederik III RC-German emperor

Event
1454

Amerigo Vespucci, Italian explorer (America)

Birth
1496

Jews are expelled from Carintha Austria

Event
1497

Nicolaus Copernicus 1st recorded astronomical observation

Event
1500

Pedro Cabral departs with 13 ships to India

Event
1522

-16] Marten Luther preaches his Invocavit

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1551

Emperor Karel appoints son Philip as heir to the throne

Event
1562

Kissing in public banned in Naples (punishable by death)

Event
1564

David Fabricius, Essens Germany, astronomer (discoved variable star)

Birth
1566

David Riccio, Italian singer/secretary of Mary Stuart, murdered

Death
1568

Aloysius "Luigi" van Gonzaga, Italian prince/jesuit/saint

Birth
1617

Sweden and Russia sign Peace of Stolbowa

Event
1620

Aegidius Albertinus, German writer (Lucifer's Kingdom), dies at 59

Death
1640

Pierre Corneilles "Horace," premieres in Paris

Event
1642

English Queen Henriette Mary arrives in Hellevoetsluis Neth

Event
1661

Jules "Cardinal" Mazarin, chief minister of France, dies at 58

Death
1688

Claude Mellan, French engraver/cartoonist/painter, dies at 89

Death
1693

Antonio Caraffa, Italian general (Eperieser Bloedgericht), dies at 46?

Death
1697

Friederike C Neuber, German actress/author (Allerkostbarste Schatz)

Birth
1697

Czar Peter the Great begins tour of West-Europe

Event
1701

France, Cologne and Bavaria sign alliance

Event
1706

Johann Pachelbel, German organist/composer, dies at 52

Death
1721

English Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower

Event
1735

August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, composer

Birth
1737

Josef Myslivecek, composer

Birth