Historical Events In March - 28
Sunday, 10 December 2023
1758 On this day in history jonathan Edwards, US theologist (Great Awakening), dies at 54
1760 On this day in history thomas Clarkson, English abolitionist (Negro Emancipation)
1766 On March - 28 joseph Weigl, Austria composer/conductor (Emmeline)
1770 On this day in history sophie Mereau, writer
1774 On March - 28 britain passes Coercive Act against Massachusetts
1776 On March - 28 juan Bautista de Anza finds the site for the Presidio of San Francisco.
1779 Angelo Maria Benincori, composer on this day in history.
1791 On this day in history 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.
1794 Louvre opens to the public (although officially opened since August) on March - 28.
1795 On March - 28 nootka Sound BC, the Spanish evacuate trading post at Friendly Cove to British.
1795 On March - 28 partitions of Poland: The Duchy of Courland, a northern fief of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, ceases to exist and becomes part of Imperial Russia.
1796 On this day in history bethel African Methodist Church of Philadelphia is first US-African church
1796 On March - 28 bethel African Methodist Church of Phila is 1st US-African church
1797 On March - 28 nathaniel Briggs of New Hampshire patents a washing machine
1797 On March - 28 nathaniel Briggs of NH patents a washing machine
1799 New York State abolished slavery on this day in history.
1799 On March - 28 nY State abolished slavery
1799 On this day in history karl Adolph von Basedow, German artist (Ziekte van Basedow)
1799 Etta L J "baronne" Palm-Aelders, Dutch adventurer/spy, dies at 55 on March - 28.
1801 Ralph Abercromby, English army commander (North Holland), dies at 66 on March - 28.
1802 Heinrich Wilhelm MatthÃ¤us Olbers discovers 2 Pallas, the second asteroid known to man on this day in history.
1804 Ohio passed law restricting movement of Blacks, 1804 on March - 28.
1806 Ludolf AJW Sloet van de Beele, gov-gen of Neth Indies (1861-66) on March - 28.
1809 Peninsular War: France defeats Spain in the Battle of Medelin on March - 28.
1817 On March - 28 mariano Soriano Fuertes y Piqueras, composer
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 Senate censure President Jackson for taking federal deposits from Bank of US on this day in history.
1834 On March - 28 senate censure Pres Jackson for taking fed deposits from Bank of US
1837 On March - 28 felix Mendelssohn marries CÃ©cile Jeanrenaud
1840 Mehemed Emin Pasja, German explorer/governor (Equatoria) on this day in history.
1840 On March - 28 simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician, dies at 89
1844 On this day in history jose Zorilla's "Don Juan Tenorio," premieres in Madrid
1845 Mexico drops diplomatic relations with US on this day in history.