On This Day

What Happened in March 1604

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 19 Johan IV, King of Portugal (1640-56), composer, and musicologist, born at Ducal Palace of Vila Viçosa, Vila Viçosa, Portugal (d. 1656)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 4 Fausto Paolo Sozzini, Italian theologian and founder of Socinianism, dies at 64
  • Mar 13 Arnaud d'Ossat, French diplomat and writer, dies at 66