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Historical Events Happened In March - 12

Sunday, 21 December 2014

1681  French van Mieris, the Elder, Dutch genre painter, dies at 45 on March - 12.  

1685  George Berkeley, Ireland, philosopher/bishop of Cloyne on this day in history.  

1689  Former English King James II lands in Ireland on March - 12.  

1710  The birth of Thomas Arne, Composer of operas and 'Rule Brittania' on this day in history.  

1710  On March - 12 thomas Augustine Arne, English composer (Alfred, Rule Britannia)  

1734  On March - 12 antonius Schultingh, [Schultingius], Dutch lawyer, dies at 74  

1737  On March - 12 galileo's body moved to Church of Santa Croce in Florence, Italy  

1753  George Berkeley, philosopher/bishop (Cloyne), dies on 68th birthday on this day in history.  

1755  First steam engine in America installed, to pump water from a mine on March - 12.  

1755  1st steam engine in America installed, to pump water from a mine on this day in history.  

1755  Georges Couthon, French politician on this day in history.  

1758  On March - 12 leopold earl of Limburg Stirum, Dutch general/politician [or March 22]  

1768  Carolus Antonius Fodor, composer on this day in history.  

1773  On March - 12 jeanne Baptiste Pointe de Sable found settlement now known as Chicago  

1788  Pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor on this day in history.  

1789  On March - 12 uS Post Office established  

1793  On March - 12 augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer  

1799  Austria declares war on France on this day in history.  

1800  Louis-Prosper Gachard, Belgian historian on this day in history.  

1806  Jane Means Appleton Pierce, 1st lady (1853-57) on this day in history.  

1808  On this day in history gerrit van der Linde Jz, "Schoolmaster", Dutch poet  

1814  On March - 12 british troops under Wellington capture Bordeaux in France  

1816  On March - 12 david Stuart, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868  

1818  On this day in history john Lorimar Worden, Capt (Union Navy), died in 1897  

1821  John Abbott, Quebec Canada, (C) 3rd Canadian PM (1891-92) on this day in history.  

1823  William Flank Perry, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901 on this day in history.  

1824  Gustav R Kirchoff, Prussia, physicist (spectral analysis) on March - 12.  

1824  Heinrich Carl Ebell, composer, dies at 48 on this day in history.  

1826  On this day in history robert Lowry, composer  

1827  On March - 12 john Robert Jones, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901  

1830  William Felix Brantley, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1870 on this day in history.  

1831  Clement Studebaker, automobile pioneer (Studebaker) on March - 12.  

1831  Johann Franz Volkert, composer, dies at 64 on March - 12.  

1832  On this day in history the ballet La Sylphide first premieres at the Opéra de Paris.  

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Famous Birthdays In March - 12

Famous People Born On This Day In History

1270  On this day in history birth of charles of Valois, son of Philip III of France (d. 1325)  

1336  Eduard, Duke of Gelre (1361-71) husband of Catharina of Bayern was born on this day in history.  

1479  On this day in history birth of giuliano de' Medici, monarch of Florence  

1515  On March - 12 birth of caspar Othmayr, composer  

1607  On this day in history birth of paul Gerhardt, German hymnist (d. 1676)  

1613  André Le Nôtre, French landscape architect (d. 1700) was born on March - 12.  

1620  On this day in history birth of johann Heinrich Hottinger, Swiss philologist and theologian (d. 1667)  

1626  John Aubrey, English antiquary and writer (d. 1697) was born on March - 12.  

Famous Deaths In March - 12

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0417  On this day in history innocent I, Italian Pope (401-417), dies  

0604  Gregory I the Great, Pope (590-604), dies at 64 on this day in history.  

1209  Djamal al-din Abu Mohammed Iljas Nizami, Persian poet, dies on March - 12.  

1289  Death of King Demetre II of Georgia (b. 1259) on this day in history.  

1374  On March - 12 death of emperor Go-Kogon of Japan (b. 1336)  

1447  On this day in history death of shah Rukh, ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (b. 1377)  

1471  Dionysius the Carthusian/van Rijkel, Dutch scholastic theologist, dies on March - 12.  

1496  On March - 12 johannes de Lapide, [Johan Heynlin], German philosopher, dies