What Happened in March 1795

Historical Events

  • Mar 5 Amsterdam celebrates Revolution on the Dam; Square of Revolution
  • Mar 5 Treaty of Basel - Prussia ends war with France
  • Mar 11 Battle at Kurdla India: Mahratten beat Mogols
  • Mar 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.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 29 Ludwig van Beethoven (24) has his debut performance as pianist in Vienna

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 14 Robert Lucas Pearsall, composer, born in Bristol, England
  • Mar 23 Leopold Jansa, composer
  • Mar 28 Georg Heinrich Pertz, German historian (d. 1876)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 4 John Collins, American politician (b. 1717)
  • Mar 5 Josef Reicha, composer, dies at 42
  • Mar 21 Giovanni Arduino, Italian geologist (b. 1714)