Historical Events In March - 14
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
1843 Boston conducts its first town meeting (Faneuil Hall) on this day in history.
1843 James Douglas lands at Clover Point on Vancouver Island with 15 men to build new Hudson's Bay Company Fort Camosun (later Victoria); moving HBC trade headquarters from Fort Vancouver (now in Washington State) on this day in history.
1843 On March - 14 boston conducts its 1st town meeting (Faneuil Hall)
1844 King Umberto I, of Italy (1878-1900) on March - 14.
1845 -5.3°F (-20.7°C) in Groningen on March - 14.
1847 On March - 14 antonio de Castro Alves, Brazilian poet (Espumas Flutuantes)
1854 On this day in history paul Ehrlich, Germany, bacteriologist (Nobel-1908)
1861 Abraham Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58 on March - 14.
1862 Battle of New Bern NC General Burnside conquers New Bern on this day in history.
1862 Battle of New Bern NC: General Burnside conquers New Bern on this day in history.
1862 Vilhelm FK Bjerknes, Norwegian/US physicist/meteorology on March - 14.
1863 RADM Farragut's squadron of 7 ships forces way up Mississippi River to support Union troops at Vicksburg and Baton Rouge on March - 14.
1864 Rossini's "Petite Messe Solennelle", premieres in Paris France on this day in history.
1864 On this day in history samuel Baker discovers another source of the Nile in East Africa and names it Lake Albert Nyanza.
1864 On this day in history union troops occupy Fort de Russy, Louisiana
1864 Rossini's "Petite Messe Solennelle," premieres in Paris on March - 14.
1864 [John] Casey Jones, RR engineer (Ballad of Casey Jones) on March - 14.
1869 On March - 14 defeat of Titokowaru.
1870 California legislature approves act making Golden Gate Park possible on this day in history.
1870 On March - 14 calif legislature approves act making Golden Gate Park possible
1873 On March - 14 johannes Aengenent, sociologist/bishop of Haarlem (1928-35)
1874 Anton F Philips, president-director of Philips on March - 14.
1875 On March - 14 smetana's "Vysehrad," premieres
1875 On March - 14 isadore Gilbert Mudge, US, librarian/author (Thackeray Dictionary)
1878 On March - 14 carel T Scharten, Dutch poet/writer (Forces of the Future)
1879 On March - 14 revolutionary physicist Albert Einstein was born in Ulm, Germany.
1879 The birth of Albert Einstein, Austrian scientist on March - 14.
1879 Albert Einstein, German-born theoretical physicist and Nobel laureate (theory of relativity) on March - 14.
1880 Oscar (Bachigaloupi) Tourniaire, actor/director (Pink Kate) on this day in history.
1883 On March - 14 juan Manen, composer
1883 On March - 14 karl Marx, German philosopher (Communist Manifesto), dies at 64
1884 On March - 14 albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist
1885 Gilbert and Sullivan's opera "Mikado", premieres in London on this day in history.
1885 "Mikado" opera premieres in London on March - 14.