Historical Events In March - 04
Saturday, 23 September 2023
1681 On March - 04 king Charles II grants William Penn royal charter for Penn
1699 On March - 04 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 March - 04 casimir Pulaski, Count/American Revolutionary War general
1754 On this day in history benjamin Waterhouse, physician (smallpox vaccine pioneer)
1757 On March - 04 ignaz Malzat, composer
1765 On March - 04 charles Dibdin, England, composer/author (Sea Songs)/actor (baptized)
1766 On March - 04 emanuel ADMJ, French historian (Napoleon)
1773 Pierre-Louis Hus-Desforges, composer on this day in history.
1774 On this day in history first sighting of Orion nebula
1774 1st sighting of Orion nebula (William Herschel) on this day in history.
1776 On this day in history the American War of Independence: The Americans capture "Dorchester Heights" dominating the port of Boston, Massachusetts.
1782 Johann Wyss, Swiss folklorist/writer (Swiss Family Robinson) on March - 04.
1789 First Congress declares constitution in effect (9 senators, 13 representatives) on March - 04.
1789 First Congress of the United States held in New York on March - 04.
1789 On this day in history 1st Congress declares constitution in effect (9 senators, 13 reps)
1789 On this day in history pavel P Gagarin, Russ monarch
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 President Washington calls the US Senate into its first special session on this day in history.
1791 On this day in history vermont becomes the 14th state of the Union.
1791 On this day in history 1st Jewish member of US Congress, Israel Jacobs (PA), takes office
1792 Oranges introduced to Hawaii on March - 04.
1793 On March - 04 french troops conquer Geertruidenberg Netherlands
1793 On March - 04 president Washington's 2nd inauguration, shortest speech (133 words)
1793 On this day in history french troops conquer Geertruidenberg Neth
1793 Isaac Ouwater, Amsterdam painter/cartoonist, dies at 44 on this day in history.
1794 On this day in history henri D count de Larochejacquelin, Fr Royalist Army leader, dies at 21
1797 John Adams inaugurated as 2nd President of US on this day in history.
1798 On March - 04 catholic women force to do penance for kindling sabbath fire for Jews
1798 On March - 04 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.