Historical Events For March - 12
Monday, 24 July 2017
1832 Charles Boycott, Ireland, estate manager/caused boycotts on this day in history.
1832 Daniel Friedrich Kuhlau, German/Danish opera composer, dies at 45 on this day in history.
1834 On this day in history karl W Feuerbach, mathematician (circle of Feuerbach), dies at 33
1835 On March - 12 simon Newcomb, US, scientist/mathematician/astronomer
1837 On March - 12 felix Alexandre Guilmant, composer
1838 On March - 12 william Perkin, inventor (1st artificial dye)
1840 On March - 12 friedrich Westenholz, composer, dies at 61
1848 Second republic established in France on March - 12.
1848 On March - 12 2nd republic established in France
1848 On this day in history cyrill Kistler, composer
1849 The first gold seekers arrive in Nicaragua en route to California on March - 12.
1849 On March - 12 1st gold seekers arrive in Nicaragua en route to Calif
1850 On March - 12 uS $20 gold piece first issued
1850 On March - 12 1st US $20 gold piece issued
1852 Juan Bros y Bertomel, composer, dies at 75 on March - 12.
1855 On this day in history john White, composer
1857 On March - 12 a Great Western Railway train breaks an axle while crossing a swing bridge and plunges into the Desjardins Canal near Hamilton. 59 people are killed.
1857 On this day in history giuseppe Verdi's opera "Simon Boccanegra," premieres in Venice
1859 Josef Cyril Sychra, composer on this day in history.
1860 Congress accepts Pre-emption Bill; free land in West for colonists on March - 12.
1860 On this day in history congress accepts Pre-emption Bill: free land in West for colonists
1860 Salvatore Di Giacomo, composer on this day in history.
1862 On March - 12 jane Delano, US, nurse/teacher/founder (Red Cross)
1863 Adolf A Wolfschoon, Curacao, poet on this day in history.
1865 Affair near Lone Jack, Missouri on this day in history.
1867 On this day in history last French troops leave Mexico
1868 On March - 12 congress abolishes manufacturer's tax
1868 Great Britain annexes Basutoland in Africa on this day in history.
1868 Britain annexed Basutoland in Africa on March - 12.
1874 Edmund Eysler, Austrian composer on March - 12.
1875 On March - 12 julio Garreta, composer
1877 On this day in history great Britain annexes Walvis Bay at Cape colony
1877 On March - 12 british annex Walvis Bay in southern Africa
1877 Wilhelm Frick, German protector of Bohemia/Moravia on March - 12.