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28th of March 0037 EVENT Roman Emperor Caligula accepts the titles of the Principate, entitled to him by the Senate.
28th of March 0193 EVENT Roman Emperor Pertinax is assassinated by Praetorian Guards, who then sell the throne in an auction to Didius Julianus.
28th of March 0364 EVENT Roman Emperor Valentinian I appoints his brother Flavius Valens co-emperor.
28th of March 0845 EVENT Paris is sacked by Viking raiders, probably under Ragnar Lodbrok, who collects a huge ransom in exchange for leaving.
28th of March 1776 EVENT Juan Bautista de Anza finds the site for the Presidio of San Francisco.
28th of March 1794 EVENT Allies under the prince of Coburg defeat French forces at Le Cateau.
28th of March 1795 EVENT Partitions of Poland: The Duchy of Courland, a northern fief of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, ceases to exist and becomes part of Imperial Russia.
28th of March 1802 EVENT Heinrich Wilhelm Matthaus Olbers discovers 2 Pallas, the second asteroid known to man.
28th of March 1809 EVENT Peninsular War: France defeats Spain in the Battle of Medelin.
28th of March 1854 EVENT Crimean War: France and Britain declare war on Russia.
28th of March 1860 EVENT First Taranaki War: The Battle of Waireka begins.
28th of March 1862 EVENT American Civil War: Battle of Glorieta Pass : in New Mexico, Union forces stop the Confederate invasion of New Mexico territory. The battle began on March 26.
28th of March 1871 EVENT The Paris Commune is formally established in Paris.
28th of March 1889 EVENT The Yngsjo murder occurs in Yngsjo, Sweden and Anna Mansdotter is arrested along with her son.
28th of March 1910 EVENT Henri Fabre becomes the first person to fly a seaplane, the Fabre Hydravion, after taking off from a water runway near Martigues, France.
28th of March 1913 EVENT Guatemala becomes a signatory to the Buenos Aires copyright treaty.
28th of March 1920 EVENT Palm Sunday tornado outbreak of 1920 affects the Great Lakes region and Deep South states.
28th of March 1930 EVENT Constantinople and Angora change their names to Istanbul and Ankara.
28th of March 1939 EVENT Spanish Civil War: Generalissimo Francisco Franco conquers Madrid.
28th of March 1941 EVENT World War II: Battle of Cape Matapan : in the Mediterranean Sea, British Admiral Andrew Browne Cunningham leads the Royal Navy in the destruction of three major Italian heavy cruisers and two destroyers.
28th of March 1942 EVENT World War II: In occupied France, British naval forces successfully raid the German-occupied port of St. Nazaire.
28th of March 1946 EVENT Cold War: The United States State Department releases the Acheson : Lilienthal Report, outlining a plan for the international control of nuclear power.
28th of March 1959 EVENT The State Council of the People's Republic of China dissolves the Government of Tibet.
28th of March 1968 EVENT Brazilian high school student Edson Luis de Lima Souto is shot by the police in a protest for cheaper meals at a restaurant for low-income students. The aftermath of his death is one of the first major events against the military dictatorship.
28th of March 1969 EVENT The McGill francais movement protest occurs, the second largest protest in Montreal's history with 10,000 trade unionists, leftist activists, CEGEP students, and even some McGill students at McGill's Roddick Gates. This led to the majority of the protesters getting arrested.
28th of March 1969 EVENT Greek poet and Nobel Prize laureate Giorgos Seferis makes a famous statement on the BBC World Service opposing the junta in Greece.
28th of March 1978 EVENT The US Supreme Court hands down 5-3 decision in Stump v. Sparkman, 435 U.S. 349, a controversial case involving involuntary sterilization and judicial immunity.
28th of March 1979 EVENT Operators of Three Mile Island's Unit 2 nuclear reactor outside of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania fail to recognize that a relief valve in the primary coolant system has stuck open following an unexpected shutdown. As a result, enough coolant drains out of the system to allow the core to overheat and partially melt down.
28th of March 1979 EVENT The British House of Commons passes a vote of no confidence against James Callaghan's government, precipitating a general election.
28th of March 1990 EVENT President George H. W. Bush posthumously awards Jesse Owens the Congressional Gold Medal.
28th of March 1994 EVENT In South Africa, Zulus and African National Congress supporters battle in central Johannesburg, resulting in 18 deaths.
28th of March 1999 EVENT Kosovo War: Serb paramilitary and military forces kill 146 Kosovo Albanians in the Izbica massacre.
28th of March 2000 EVENT Three children are killed when a Murray County, Georgia, school bus is hit by a CSX freight train.
28th of March 2003 EVENT In a friendly fire incident, two A-10 Thunderbolt II attack aircraft from the United States Idaho Air National Guard's 190th Fighter Squadron attack British tanks participating in the 2003 invasion of Iraq, killing British soldier Matty Hull.
28th of March 2005 EVENT The 2005 Sumatran earthquake rocks Indonesia, and at magnitude 8.7 is the fourth strongest earthquake since 1965.
28th of March 2006 EVENT At least 1 million union members, students, and unemployed take to the streets in France in protest at the government's proposed First Employment Contract law.
28th of March 1472 BIRTHDAY Fra Bartolommeo, Italian artist (d. 1517)
28th of March 1515 BIRTHDAY Teresa of Avila, Spanish Carmelite nun and saint (d. 1582)
28th of March 1522 BIRTHDAY Albert the Warlike, Prince of Bayreuth (d. 1557)
28th of March 1569 BIRTHDAY Ranuccio I Farnese, Duke of Parma (d. 1622)
28th of March 1592 BIRTHDAY John Amos Comenius, Czech bishop (d. 1670)
28th of March 1599 BIRTHDAY Witte Corneliszoon de With, Dutch naval officer (d. 1658)
28th of March 1613 BIRTHDAY Empress Xiaozhuangwen of the Qing Dynasty (d. 1688)
28th of March 1652 BIRTHDAY Samuel Sewall, American magistrate (d. 1730)
28th of March 1725 BIRTHDAY Andrew Kippis, English clergyman and biographer (d. 1795)
28th of March 1750 BIRTHDAY Francisco de Miranda, Venezuelan nationalist (d. 1816)
28th of March 1760 BIRTHDAY Thomas Clarkson, British abolitionist (d. 1846)
28th of March 1773 BIRTHDAY Henri Gratien, Comte Bertrand, French general (d. 1844)
28th of March 1793 BIRTHDAY Henry Schoolcraft, American geographer and geologist (d. 1864)
28th of March 1795 BIRTHDAY Georg Heinrich Pertz, German historian (d. 1876)
28th of March 1806 BIRTHDAY Thomas Hare, English political scientist (d. 1891)
28th of March 1811 BIRTHDAY John Neumann, Bohemian-born American bishop and Roman Catholic saint (d. 1860)
28th of March 1815 BIRTHDAY Arsene Houssaye, French novelist (d. 1896)
28th of March 1818 BIRTHDAY Wade Hampton III, American soldier and politician (d. 1902)
28th of March 1819 BIRTHDAY Sir Joseph Bazalgette, English civil engineer (d. 1891)
28th of March 1836 BIRTHDAY Frederick Pabst, American brewer (d. 1904)
28th of March 1840 BIRTHDAY Emin Pasha, Equatorian politician (d. 1892)
28th of March 1842 BIRTHDAY William Harvey Carney, American Civil War officer (d. 1908)
28th of March 1849 BIRTHDAY James Darmesteter, French author and antiquarian (d. 1894)
28th of March 1851 BIRTHDAY Bernardino Machado, Portuguese politician (d. 1944)
28th of March 1862 BIRTHDAY Aristide Briand, French politician, recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize (d. 1932)
28th of March 1866 BIRTHDAY Jimmy Ross, Scottish footballer (d. 1902)
28th of March 1868 BIRTHDAY Maxim Gorky, Russian author (d. 1936)
28th of March 1871 BIRTHDAY Willem Mengelberg, Dutch conductor (d. 1951)
28th of March 1879 BIRTHDAY Terence MacSwiney, Irish nationalist (d. 1920)
28th of March 1890 BIRTHDAY Paul Whiteman, American bandleader (d. 1967)
28th of March 1892 BIRTHDAY Corneille Heymans, Belgian physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1968)
28th of March 1892 BIRTHDAY Tom Maguire, Irish republican (d. 1993)
28th of March 1893 BIRTHDAY Spyros Skouras, Greek-born American movie executive (d. 1971)
28th of March 1894 BIRTHDAY Ernst Lindemann, German naval officer (d. 1941)
28th of March 1895 BIRTHDAY Christian Herter, American politician (d. 1966)
28th of March 1895 BIRTHDAY Spencer W. Kimball, American religious leader (d. 1985)
28th of March 1897 BIRTHDAY Sepp Herberger, German football coach (d. 1977)
28th of March 1897 BIRTHDAY Tillie Voss, American football player (d. 1975)
28th of March 1899 BIRTHDAY Harold B. Lee, American religious figure (d. 1973)
28th of March 1899 BIRTHDAY August Anheuser Busch, Jr., American brewer and baseball executive (d. 1989)
28th of March 1899 BIRTHDAY Buck Shaw, American football coach (d. 1977)
28th of March 1900 BIRTHDAY Edward Wagenknecht, American literary critic (d. 2004)
28th of March 1902 BIRTHDAY Dame Flora Robson, English actress (d. 1984)
28th of March 1902 BIRTHDAY Jaromir Vejvoda, Czech composer (d. 1988)
28th of March 1903 BIRTHDAY Charles Starrett, American actor (d. 1986)
28th of March 1903 BIRTHDAY Rudolf Serkin, Austrian pianist (d. 1991)
28th of March 1905 BIRTHDAY Marlin Perkins, American zoologist and television host (d. 1986)
28th of March 1905 BIRTHDAY Pandro S. Berman, American film producer (d. 1996)
28th of March 1907 BIRTHDAY "Swifty" Lazar, American talent agent (d. 1993)
28th of March 1909 BIRTHDAY Nelson Algren, American writer (d. 1981)
28th of March 1910 BIRTHDAY Jimmie Dodd, American actor (d. 1964)
28th of March 1910 BIRTHDAY Frederick Baldwin Adams, Jr., American librarian (d. 2001)
28th of March 1910 BIRTHDAY Queen Ingrid of Denmark (d. 2000)
28th of March 1911 BIRTHDAY John Langshaw Austin, British language philosopher (d. 1960)
28th of March 1912 BIRTHDAY A. Bertram Chandler Australian author (d. 1984)
28th of March 1912 BIRTHDAY Marina Raskova, Russian navigator (d. 1943)
28th of March 1914 BIRTHDAY Edward Anhalt, American screenwriter (d. 2000)
28th of March 1914 BIRTHDAY Edmund Muskie, American politician (d. 1996)
28th of March 1914 BIRTHDAY Bohumil Hrabal, Czech writer (d. 1997)
28th of March 1914 BIRTHDAY Kenneth Richard Norris, Australian entomologist (d. 2003)
28th of March 1915 BIRTHDAY Jay Livingston, American composer and songwriter (d. 2001)
28th of March 1919 BIRTHDAY Vic Raschi, American baseball player (d. 1988)
28th of March 1921 BIRTHDAY Dirk Bogarde, English actor (d. 1999)
28th of March 1921 BIRTHDAY Herschel Grynszpan, German assassin of Ernst vom Rath (year of death unknown)
28th of March 1922 BIRTHDAY Felice Chiusano, Italian singer (d. 1990)
28th of March 1922 BIRTHDAY Joey Maxim, American boxer (d. 2001)
28th of March 1922 BIRTHDAY Neville Bonner, Australian politician (d. 1999)
28th of March 1923 BIRTHDAY Thad Jones, American jazz trumpeter (d. 1986)
28th of March 1924 BIRTHDAY Freddie Bartholomew, Irish actor (d. 1992)
28th of March 1925 BIRTHDAY Dorothy DeBorba, American child actress (d. 2010)
28th of March 1926 BIRTHDAY Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart, 18th Duchess of Alba
28th of March 1927 BIRTHDAY Marianne Fredriksson, Swedish author (d. 2007)
28th of March 1928 BIRTHDAY Alexander Grothendieck, German mathematician
28th of March 1928 BIRTHDAY Zbigniew Brzezinski, Polish-born American political scientist and geostrategist
28th of March 1929 BIRTHDAY Paul England, Australian racing driver
28th of March 1930 BIRTHDAY Elizabeth Bainbridge, English opera singer
28th of March 1930 BIRTHDAY Robert Ashley, American composer
28th of March 1930 BIRTHDAY Jerome Isaac Friedman, American physicist, Nobel laureate
28th of March 1933 BIRTHDAY Tete Montoliu, Catalonian jazz pianist (d. 1997)
28th of March 1933 BIRTHDAY Frank Murkowski, American politician
28th of March 1934 BIRTHDAY Lester Brown, American environmentalist
28th of March 1935 BIRTHDAY Michael Parkinson, English broadcaster
28th of March 1936 BIRTHDAY Mario Vargas Llosa, Peruvian author, politician and Nobel laureate
28th of March 1937 BIRTHDAY Liz Trotta, American journalist
28th of March 1940 BIRTHDAY Tony Barber, Australian television personality
28th of March 1940 BIRTHDAY Kevin Loughery, American basketball coach
28th of March 1941 BIRTHDAY Jim Turner, American pro football player
28th of March 1941 BIRTHDAY Alf Clausen, America orchestra conductor
28th of March 1941 BIRTHDAY Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson, American author
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Daniel Dennett, American philosopher
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Kitanofuji Katsuaki, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 52nd Yokozuna
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Conrad Schumann, East German border guard (d. 1998)
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Mike Newell, English film director
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Jerry Sloan, American basketball player and head coach
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Samuel Ramey, American opera singer
28th of March 1942 BIRTHDAY Neil Kinnock, British politician
28th of March 1943 BIRTHDAY Conchata Ferrell, American actress
28th of March 1944 BIRTHDAY Rick Barry, American basketball player
28th of March 1944 BIRTHDAY Ken Howard, American actor
28th of March 1945 BIRTHDAY Count Bjorn Hamilton, Swedish politician
28th of March 1946 BIRTHDAY Henry Paulson Jr., American economist
28th of March 1946 BIRTHDAY Alejandro Toledo, President of Peru
28th of March 1946 BIRTHDAY Wubbo Ockels, Dutch physicist and astronaut
28th of March 1947 BIRTHDAY John Landecker, American disk jockey
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY Dianne Wiest, American actress
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY Gerry House, American radio personality
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY John Evan, British musician (Jethro Tull)
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY Matthew Corbett, English retired actor
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY Milan Williams, American musician (The Commodores) (d. 2006)
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY Dennis Unkovic, American author
28th of March 1948 BIRTHDAY Jayne Ann Krentz, American novelist
28th of March 1950 BIRTHDAY Claudio Lolli, Italian singer-songwriter
28th of March 1951 BIRTHDAY Karen Kain, Canadian ballerina
28th of March 1951 BIRTHDAY Matti Pellonpaa, Finnish actor and musician (d. 1995)
28th of March 1952 BIRTHDAY Tony Brise, British racing driver (d. 1975)
28th of March 1953 BIRTHDAY Melchior Ndadaye, Burundian politician (d. 1993)
28th of March 1954 BIRTHDAY Morris Mason, American convicted rapist and murderer (d. 1985)
28th of March 1955 BIRTHDAY John Alderdice, Northern Irish politician
28th of March 1955 BIRTHDAY Reba McEntire, American singer and actress
28th of March 1956 BIRTHDAY April Margera, mother of Bam Margera
28th of March 1956 BIRTHDAY Susan Ershler, American mountaineer
28th of March 1958 BIRTHDAY Curt Hennig, American professional wrestler (d. 2003)
28th of March 1958 BIRTHDAY Edesio Alejandro, Cuban music composer
28th of March 1958 BIRTHDAY Lou Franceschetti, Canadian ice hockey player
28th of March 1959 BIRTHDAY Chris Myers, American sportscaster
28th of March 1960 BIRTHDAY Jose Maria Neves, Cape Verdeian politician
28th of March 1960 BIRTHDAY Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt, French author and dramatist
28th of March 1960 BIRTHDAY Chris Barrie, British actor
28th of March 1961 BIRTHDAY Byron Scott, American basketball player and coach
28th of March 1961 BIRTHDAY Orla Brady, Irish actress
28th of March 1962 BIRTHDAY Jure Franko, Slovenian skier
28th of March 1962 BIRTHDAY Terry Szopinski, American pro-wrestler
28th of March 1965 BIRTHDAY Steve Bull, English footballer
28th of March 1967 BIRTHDAY John Ziegler, American talk-show host
28th of March 1968 BIRTHDAY Iris Chang, American author (d. 2004)
28th of March 1968 BIRTHDAY Nasser Hussain, English cricketer
28th of March 1968 BIRTHDAY Jon Lee, British drummer (d. 2002)
28th of March 1968 BIRTHDAY Tim Lovejoy, British television presenter
28th of March 1968 BIRTHDAY Max Perlich, American actor
28th of March 1969 BIRTHDAY Brett Ratner, American film director
28th of March 1969 BIRTHDAY Rodney Atkins, American country music singer-songwriter
28th of March 1969 BIRTHDAY Elliot Perry, American basketball player
28th of March 1970 BIRTHDAY Vince Vaughn, American actor
28th of March 1970 BIRTHDAY Michelle Gildernew, Irish republican politician
28th of March 1970 BIRTHDAY Aiga Zagorska, Lithuanian track and road cyclist
28th of March 1971 BIRTHDAY Christianne Meneses Jacobs, Nicaraguan-born American writer and educator
28th of March 1971 BIRTHDAY Mr. Cheeks, American rapper
28th of March 1971 BIRTHDAY Wesley Person, American basketball player
28th of March 1972 BIRTHDAY Eby J. Jose, Indian journalist
28th of March 1972 BIRTHDAY Nick Frost, English comedian and actor
28th of March 1972 BIRTHDAY Keith Tkachuk, American ice hockey player
28th of March 1973 BIRTHDAY Eddie Fatu, Samoan professional wrestler (d. 2009)
28th of March 1973 BIRTHDAY Matt Nathanson, American singer-songwriter
28th of March 1974 BIRTHDAY Scott Mills, British radio disc jockey
28th of March 1974 BIRTHDAY Mark King, English snooker player
28th of March 1975 BIRTHDAY Shanna Moakler, American beauty queen and TV personality
28th of March 1975 BIRTHDAY Matt Reis, American soccer goalkeeper
28th of March 1975 BIRTHDAY Richard Kelly, American film director
28th of March 1975 BIRTHDAY Ivan Helguera, Spanish footballer
28th of March 1975 BIRTHDAY Derek Hill, American racing driver
28th of March 1975 BIRTHDAY Kate Gosselin, American TV personality
28th of March 1976 BIRTHDAY Dave Keuning, American guitar player (The Killers)
28th of March 1977 BIRTHDAY Erik Rasmussen, American ice hockey player
28th of March 1977 BIRTHDAY Annie Wersching, American actress
28th of March 1977 BIRTHDAY Lauren Weisberger, American novelist
28th of March 1979 BIRTHDAY Park Chae-rim, South Korean actress
28th of March 1979 BIRTHDAY Crystal Cox, American reality television contestant
28th of March 1980 BIRTHDAY Luke Walton, American basketball player
28th of March 1980 BIRTHDAY Chitrangada Singh, Indian actress
28th of March 1980 BIRTHDAY Stiliani Pilatou, Greek long jumper
28th of March 1981 BIRTHDAY Lindsay Frimodt, American model
28th of March 1981 BIRTHDAY Gareth David-Lloyd, Welsh Actor
28th of March 1981 BIRTHDAY Edwar Ramirez, American baseball player
28th of March 1981 BIRTHDAY Julia Stiles, American actress
28th of March 1981 BIRTHDAY Antonio Rizzo, Italian footballer
28th of March 1982 BIRTHDAY Sonia Agarwal, Indian actress
28th of March 1983 BIRTHDAY Ryan Ashington, English footballer
28th of March 1984 BIRTHDAY Christopher Samba, French footballer
28th of March 1984 BIRTHDAY Nikki Sanderson, British actress and model
28th of March 1984 BIRTHDAY Yordanos Abay, Ethiopian footballer
28th of March 1984 BIRTHDAY Ol Drake, English guitarist (Evile)
28th of March 1986 BIRTHDAY Abuda, Brazilian footballer
28th of March 1986 BIRTHDAY J-Kwon, American rapper
28th of March 1986 BIRTHDAY Yoon Joon-Soo, South Korean footballer
28th of March 1986 BIRTHDAY Lady Gaga, American singer-songwriter and dancer
28th of March 1986 BIRTHDAY Barbora Zahlavova-Strycova, Czech tennis player
28th of March 1987 BIRTHDAY Lee Hea-Kang, South Korean footballer
28th of March 1988 BIRTHDAY Lacey Turner, British actress
28th of March 1989 BIRTHDAY Lukas Jutkiewicz, English footballer
28th of March 1989 BIRTHDAY David Goodwillie, Scottish footballer
28th of March 1989 BIRTHDAY Marek Suchy, Czech footballer
28th of March 1989 BIRTHDAY Mira Leung, Canadian figure skater
28th of March 1990 BIRTHDAY Zac Clarke, Australian rules footballer
28th of March 1991 BIRTHDAY Amy Bruckner, American actress
28th of March 1992 BIRTHDAY Sergi Gomez, Spanish footballer
28th of March 1992 BIRTHDAY Liam Hess, British actor
28th of March 0193 DEATH Pertinax, Roman Emperor (Born 126)
28th of March 1072 DEATH Ordulf, Duke of Saxony
28th of March 1239 DEATH Emperor Go-Toba of Japan (Born 1180)
28th of March 1285 DEATH Pope Martin IV
28th of March 1563 DEATH Heinrich Glarean, Swiss music theorist (Born 1488)
28th of March 1566 DEATH Sigismund von Herberstein, Austrian diplomat and historian (Born 1486)
28th of March 1677 DEATH Vaclav Hollar, Czech-born etcher (Born 1607)
28th of March 1687 DEATH Constantijn Huygens, Dutch poet and composer (Born 1596)
28th of March 1794 DEATH Marie Jean Antoine Nicolas de Caritat, Marquis de Condorcet, French mathematician and philosopher (Born 1743)
28th of March 1818 DEATH Antonio Capuzzi, Italian composer (Born 1755)
28th of March 1850 DEATH Gerard C. Brandon, American politician (Born 1788)
28th of March 1866 DEATH Solomon Foot, American politician (Born 1802)
28th of March 1868 DEATH James Thomas Brudenell, 7th Earl of Cardigan, British military leader (Born 1797)
28th of March 1870 DEATH George Henry Thomas, American general (Born 1816)
28th of March 1874 DEATH Peter Andreas Hansen, Danish astronomer (Born 1795)
28th of March 1881 DEATH Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, Russian composer (Born 1839)
28th of March 1884 DEATH Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, son of Queen Victoria (Born 1853)
28th of March 1910 DEATH Edouard Judas Colonne, French violinist (Born 1838)
28th of March 1910 DEATH David Josiah Brewer, U.S. Supreme Court Justice (Born 1837)
28th of March 1928 DEATH Nathan Stubblefield, American inventor (Born 1860)
28th of March 1929 DEATH Lomer Gouin, Canadian politician (Born 1861)
28th of March 1939 DEATH Francis Matthew John Baker, Australian politician (Born 1903)
28th of March 1941 DEATH Virginia Woolf, English feminist writer (Born 1882)
28th of March 1941 DEATH Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian Police Commissioner (Born 1877)
28th of March 1942 DEATH Miguel Hernandez, Spanish poet, death in prison (Born 1910)
28th of March 1943 DEATH Sergei Rachmaninoff, Russian composer and pianist (Born 1873)
28th of March 1944 DEATH Stephen Leacock, Canadian humorist (Born 1869)
28th of March 1946 DEATH Chick Fullis, baseball player (Born 1904)
28th of March 1947 DEATH Karol Swierczewski, Polish general (Born 1897)
28th of March 1949 DEATH Grigoras Dinicu, Romanian composer and violinist (Born 1889)
28th of March 1953 DEATH Jim Thorpe, American athlete (Born 1887)
28th of March 1958 DEATH William Christopher Handy, American composer (Born 1873)
28th of March 1962 DEATH Hugo Wast, Argentine writer (Born 1883)
28th of March 1965 DEATH Clemence Dane, British novelist and playwright (Born 1888)
28th of March 1965 DEATH Jack Hoxie, American actor and rodeo performer (Born 1885)
28th of March 1965 DEATH Charles William Train, English recipient of the Victoria Cross (Born 1890)
28th of March 1969 DEATH Dwight D. Eisenhower, 34th President of the United States (Born 1890)
28th of March 1969 DEATH Aryeh Levin, Orthodox Jewish rabbi (Born 1885)
28th of March 1974 DEATH Dorothy Fields, American librettist and lyricist (Born 1905)
28th of March 1976 DEATH Richard Arlen, American actor (Born 1898)
28th of March 1976 DEATH Arthur Crudup, American blues singer and guitarist (Born 1905)
28th of March 1977 DEATH Eric Shipton, British explorer and mountaineer (Born 1907)
28th of March 1978 DEATH Dino Ciani, Italian pianist (Born 1941)
28th of March 1979 DEATH Emmett Kelly, American clown (Born 1898)
28th of March 1980 DEATH Dick Haymes, Argentine-born singer and actor (Born 1918)
28th of March 1982 DEATH William Giauque, Canadian chemist, Nobel laureate (Born 1895)
28th of March 1984 DEATH Carmen Dragon, American conductor, composer and arranger (Born 1914)
28th of March 1985 DEATH Marc Chagall, Russian-born painter (Born 1887)
28th of March 1986 DEATH Virginia Gilmore. American actress (Born 1919)
28th of March 1987 DEATH Patrick Troughton, British actor (Born 1920)
28th of March 1987 DEATH Maria von Trapp, Austrian-born singer (Born 1905)
28th of March 1989 DEATH Robert J. Wilke, American actor (Born 1914)
28th of March 1992 DEATH Nikolaos Platon, Greek archaeologist (Born 1909)
28th of March 1993 DEATH Scott Cunningham, Occult author (Born 1956)
28th of March 1994 DEATH Eugene Ionesco, Romanian-born French playwright (Born 1909)
28th of March 1995 DEATH Hugh O'Connor, American actor (Born 1962)
28th of March 2000 DEATH Anthony Powell, British novelist (Born 1905)
28th of March 2001 DEATH Moe Koffman, Canadian musician (Born 1928)
28th of March 2003 DEATH Rusty Draper, American country and pop singer (Born 1923)
28th of March 2004 DEATH Peter Ustinov, British actor (Born 1921)
28th of March 2004 DEATH Art James, American game show host (Born 1929)
28th of March 2005 DEATH Dame Moura Lympany, British pianist (Born 1916)
28th of March 2006 DEATH Caspar Weinberger, United States Secretary of Defense (Born 1917)
28th of March 2006 DEATH Kevin Pro Hart, Australian artist (Born 1928)
28th of March 2006 DEATH Proinsias O Maonaigh, Irish musician (Born 1922)
28th of March 2006 DEATH Vethathiri Maharishi, Indian philosopher (Born 1911)
28th of March 2006 DEATH Charles Schepens, American ophthalmologist (Born 1912)
28th of March 2010 DEATH June Havoc, American actress (Born 1913)
28th of March 2011 DEATH Wenche Foss, Norwegian actress (Born 1917)