What Happened in March 1190

Historical Events

  • Mar 16 York Progrom: Jews living in York, England, besieged in Clifford's Tower and massacred or commit sucide rather than submit to baptism
  • Mar 17 Crusades complete massacre of Jews of York England
  • Mar 18 Crusaders kill 57 Jews in Bury St Edmunds, England

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 15 Isabella of Hainault, Queen of France (1180-90), dies following a complicated childbirth at 19