Richard Cavendish

The attempt to overthrow British rule and found an Irish Republic began on April 24th, 1916.

Saint Ignatius of Loyola became General of the Society of Jesus on April 19th, 1541.

The Independent State of Croatia was founded on April 10th, 1941.

The churchmen and leader of the Oxford Movement died on March 29th 1866.

Yuan Shikai's short-lived reign as Chinese emperor ended on March 22nd, 1916.

The first monarch of the House of Stewart was born on March 2nd, 1316.

The first English king to be converted to Christianity died on February 24th, 616.

The future queen of England and Ireland was born on February 18th, 1516.

The founder of the Quakers died on January 13th 1691.

The 'father of the symphony' came to London on January 1st, 1791.

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