Historical Events In March - 28
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
1758 Jonathan Edwards, US theologist (Great Awakening), dies at 54 on March - 28.
1760 On this day in history thomas Clarkson, English abolitionist (Negro Emancipation)
1766 Joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Emmeline) on March - 28.
1770 On this day in history sophie Mereau, writer
1774 Britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts on this day in history.
1776 Juan Bautista de Anza finds the site for the Presidio of San Francisco on this day in history.
1779 Angelo Maria Benincori, composer on March - 28.
1791 Convicts Mary and William Bryant, their two children and seven other convicts escape from Port Jackson Australia in open boat to Timor but are recaptured there on March - 28.
1794 On March - 28 louvre opens to the public (although officially opened since August)
1795 Nootka Sound BC, the Spanish evacuate trading post at Friendly Cove to British on this day in history.
1795 Partitions of Poland: The Duchy of Courland, a northern fief of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, ceases to exist and becomes part of Imperial Russia on this day in history.
1796 On March - 28 bethel African Methodist Church of Philadelphia is first US-African church
1796 Bethel African Methodist Church of Phila is 1st US-African church on this day in history.
1797 Nathaniel Briggs of New Hampshire patents a washing machine on March - 28.
1797 Nathaniel Briggs of NH patents a washing machine on March - 28.
1799 On this day in history new York State abolished slavery
1799 On this day in history nY State abolished slavery
1799 Karl Adolph von Basedow, German artist (Ziekte van Basedow) on March - 28.
1799 On this day in history etta L J "baronne" Palm-Aelders, Dutch adventurer/spy, dies at 55
1801 Ralph Abercromby, English army commander (North Holland), dies at 66 on this day in history.
1802 On this day in history heinrich Wilhelm Matthäus Olbers discovers 2 Pallas, the second asteroid known to man.
1804 On March - 28 ohio passed law restricting movement of Blacks, 1804
1806 On March - 28 ludolf AJW Sloet van de Beele, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1861-66)
1809 On this day in history peninsular War: France defeats Spain in the Battle of Medelin.
1817 Mariano Soriano Fuertes y Piqueras, composer on March - 28.
1818 On this day in history wade Hampton, SC, Lt Gen (Confederate Army), died in 1902
1818 On this day in history giuseppe Antonio Capuzzi, composer, dies at 62
1834 On March - 28 senate censure President Jackson for taking federal deposits from Bank of US
1834 On March - 28 senate censure Pres Jackson for taking fed deposits from Bank of US
1837 Felix Mendelssohn marries Cécile Jeanrenaud on March - 28.
1840 On this day in history mehemed Emin Pasja, German explorer/governor (Equatoria)
1840 Simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician, dies at 89 on March - 28.
1844 On March - 28 jose Zorilla's "Don Juan Tenorio," premieres in Madrid
1845 On March - 28 mexico drops diplomatic relations with US