What Happened on March 14, 1801

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Historical Events


Electoral defeatElection of Interest

Henry Addington becomes Prime Minister of the United Kingdom after his friend William Pitt the Younger resigns after being unable to persuade King George III of the need for Catholic Emancipation

British Prime Minister Henry Addington
British Prime Minister
Henry Addington
British Prime Minister William Pitt the Younger
British Prime Minister
William Pitt the Younger

Famous Deaths

  • Christian Friedrich Penzel, composer, dies at 63