Historical Events In March - 13
Friday, 14 August 2020
1741 Jozef II, arch duke of Austria/RC German emperor (1765-90) on March - 13.
1744 On March - 13 david Allan, Scottish painter
1746 On March - 13 maurus Haberhauer, composer
1752 Josef Reicha, composer on March - 13.
1756 Johann Melchior Conradi, composer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1759 On this day in history 27th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
1764 On March - 13 charles Earl Grey, (Whig), British PM (1830-34)
1767 On this day in history heinrich Domnich, composer
1768 Charles Louis WJ van Keverberg, Dutch civil servant on March - 13.
1770 On March - 13 daniel Lambert, England, giant (weighed 739 lbs (334 kg) at death)
1772 On March - 13 gotthold Lessing's "Emilia Calotti," premieres in Brunswick
1779 On March - 13 oliver Shaw, composer
1781 On this day in history sir William Herschel sees what he thinks is a comet but he really discovers the planet Uranus
1781 The German-born astronomer William Hershel discovers Uranus, the seventh planet from the sun and the third largest planet by diamete on March - 13.
1781 On March - 13 sir William Herschel sees "comet" (really discovered Uranus)
1781 On March - 13 karl F Schinkel, German architect/painter/writer (Schloss Tegel)
1790 On March - 13 john Martin, 1st American-born actor, performs in Philadelphia
1797 On this day in history cherubini's opera "MedĂ©e," premieres in Paris
1798 On March - 13 abigail Powers Fillmore, 1st lady (1850-53)
1808 On March - 13 denmark's demented Christian VII has died March 13 at age 59 after a 32-year reign
1809 On this day in history seven Swedish army officers break into the royal apartments March 13, seize the insane Gustav IV in a coup d'état, and conduct him to the château of Gripsholm
1817 Matej Sojka, composer, dies at 77 on March - 13.
1818 On March - 13 albion Parris Howe, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1897
1820 Louis Herbert, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1901 on March - 13.
1822 On March - 13 moritz Grave von Strachwitz, German poet
1832 Alberto Randegger, composer on March - 13.
1835 On this day in history charles Darwin departs Valparaiso for Andes crossing
1837 Nikita P Panin, Russian diplomat/min of Foreign affairs, dies at 66 on this day in history.
1839 On March - 13 robert Gallenberg, composer, dies at 55
1846 Friedrich Hebbel's "Maria Magdalena," premieres in KĂ¶nigsberg on March - 13.
1850 On this day in history emilio Serrano y Ruiz, composer
1852 On March - 13 uncle Sam cartoon figure made its debut in the New York Lantern weekly
1852 On March - 13 uncle Sam cartoon figure made its debut in the NY Lantern weekly
1855 The birth of Percival Lowell, American astronomer on this day in history.