Historical Events In March - 04
Thursday, 12 December 2019
1681 On this day in history king Charles II grants William Penn royal charter for Penn
1699 On this day in history jews are expelled from Lubeck Germany
1719 On this day in history aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter
1741 On this day in history english fleet under Admiral Ogle reaches Cartagena
1742 Johann Heinrich Egli, composer on this day in history.
1745 On March - 04 charles Dibdin, English composer (d.1814)
1747 On this day in history casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general
1754 Benjamin Waterhouse, physician (smallpox vaccine pioneer) on March - 04.
1757 On this day in history ignaz Malzat, composer
1765 On March - 04 charles Dibdin, England, composer/author (Sea Songs)/actor (baptized)
1766 Emanuel ADMJ, French historian (Napoleon) on this day in history.
1773 Pierre-Louis Hus-Desforges, composer on March - 04.
1774 On March - 04 first sighting of Orion nebula
1774 On this day in history 1st sighting of Orion nebula (William Herschel)
1776 The American War of Independence: The Americans capture "Dorchester Heights" dominating the port of Boston, Massachusetts on this day in history.
1782 On March - 04 johann Wyss, Swiss folklorist/writer (Swiss Family Robinson)
1789 First Congress declares constitution in effect (9 senators, 13 representatives) on this day in history.
1789 First Congress of the United States held in New York on March - 04.
1789 On March - 04 1st Congress declares constitution in effect (9 senators, 13 reps)
1789 Pavel P Gagarin, Russ monarch on March - 04.
1790 On March - 04 france is divided into 83 dÃ©partements, which cut across the former provinces in an attempt to dislodge regional loyalties based on noble ownership of land.
1791 On March - 04 president Washington calls the US Senate into its first special session
1791 On March - 04 vermont becomes the 14th state of the Union.
1791 1st Jewish member of US Congress, Israel Jacobs (PA), takes office on this day in history.
1792 Oranges introduced to Hawaii on March - 04.
1793 French troops conquer Geertruidenberg Netherlands on March - 04.
1793 On March - 04 president Washington's 2nd inauguration, shortest speech (133 words)
1793 On March - 04 french troops conquer Geertruidenberg Neth
1793 On March - 04 isaac Ouwater, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist, dies at 44
1794 On March - 04 henri D count de Larochejacquelin, Fr Royalist Army leader, dies at 21
1797 John Adams inaugurated as 2nd President of US on March - 04.
1798 Catholic women force to do penance for kindling sabbath fire for Jews on this day in history.
1798 On this day in history john Joseph Abercrombie, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1877
1801 The first President inaugurated in Washington DC (Thomas Jefferson) on this day in history.