On This Day

March 1558 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 5 Smoking tobacco introduced into Europe by Spanish physician Francisco Fernandes

Deaths in History

  • Mar 24 Anna van Buren, countess of Egmond/Buren/Lingen, dies
  • Mar 25 Marcos de Niza, French Franciscan explorer (Arizona, Seven Cities of Cibola), dies at 62 or 63