On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1792

Person of interestLeopold II

Mar 1 Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1765-90) and Holy Roman Emperor (1790-92), dies at 44

Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II
Holy Roman Emperor
Leopold II
  • Mar 3 Robert Adam, Scottish architect and designer (Adelphi Terrace, London), dies at 63
  • Mar 10 John Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute, Prime Minister of Great Britain (1760-63), dies at 78

Person of interestGustav III

Mar 29 Gustav III, King of Sweden (1771-92), dies of septicemia at 46 after being shot by an assassin thirteen days earlier

King of Sweden Gustav III
King of Sweden
Gustav III