Famous People Born in March 1859

  • Mar 8 Kenneth Grahame, Scottish author (The Wind in the Willows), born in Edinburgh (d. 1932)
  • Mar 8 Otto Taubmann, composer
  • Mar 12 Josef Cyril Sychra, composer
  • Mar 12 Abraham H. Cannon, Mormon apostle (d. 1896)
  • Mar 13 Ivo Bligh, cricketer (Lord Darnley England capt v Australia 1882-83)
  • Mar 16 Alexander Stepanovich Popov, Russian physicist (d. 1906)
  • Mar 26 A[lfred] E[dward] Housman, England, poet (Shropshire Lad)
  • Mar 26 Nikolay Alexandrovich Sokolov, composer
  • Mar 26 Adolf Hurwitz, German mathematician (d. 1919)
  • Mar 27 George Giffen, cricketer (one of Australia's greatest all-rounders)