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Historical Events Happened In March - 12

Thursday, 11 February 2016

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

1685  On this day in history george Berkeley, Ireland, philosopher/bishop of Cloyne  

1689  On March - 12 former English King James II lands in Ireland  

1710  On this day in history the birth of Thomas Arne, Composer of operas and 'Rule Brittania'  

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 this day in history 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  On this day in history first steam engine in America installed, to pump water from a mine  

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

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  On March - 12 carolus Antonius Fodor, composer  

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

1788  On this day in history pierre J David, [David d'Angers], French sculptor  

1789  US Post Office established on March - 12.  

1793  Augustin-Philippe Peellaert, composer on March - 12.  

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  Gerrit van der Linde Jz, "Schoolmaster", Dutch poet on this day in history.  

1814  British troops under Wellington capture Bordeaux in France on March - 12.  

1816  David Stuart, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1868 on March - 12.  

1818  On March - 12 john Lorimar Worden, Capt (Union Navy), died in 1897  

1821  On this day in history john Abbott, Quebec Canada, (C) 3rd Canadian PM (1891-92)  

1823  On March - 12 william Flank Perry, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901  

1824  Gustav R Kirchoff, Prussia, physicist (spectral analysis) on this day in history.  

1824  Heinrich Carl Ebell, composer, dies at 48 on March - 12.  

1826  On this day in history robert Lowry, composer  

1827  On this day in history john Robert Jones, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901  

1830  William Felix Brantley, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1870 on March - 12.  

1831  Clement Studebaker, automobile pioneer (Studebaker) on this day in history.  

1831  On March - 12 johann Franz Volkert, composer, dies at 64  

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

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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  On this day in history birth of eduard, Duke of Gelre (1361-71) husband of Catharina of Bayern  

1479  Giuliano de' Medici, monarch of Florence was born on March - 12.  

1515  Caspar Othmayr, composer was born on March - 12.  

1607  Paul Gerhardt, German hymnist (d. 1676) was born on this day in history.  

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

1620  Johann Heinrich Hottinger, Swiss philologist and theologian (d. 1667) was born on this day in history.  

1626  On this day in history birth of john Aubrey, English antiquary and writer (d. 1697)  

Famous Deaths In March - 12

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0417  Innocent I, Italian Pope (401-417), dies on March - 12.  

0604  On this day in history gregory I the Great, Pope (590-604), dies at 64  

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

1289  On this day in history death of king Demetre II of Georgia (b. 1259)  

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

1447  On March - 12 death of shah Rukh, ruler of Persia and Transoxonia (b. 1377)  

1471  On this day in history dionysius the Carthusian/van Rijkel, Dutch scholastic theologist, dies  

1496  On this day in history johannes de Lapide, [Johan Heynlin], German philosopher, dies  

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