What Happened on March 19, 1821

Day of the Week: Monday

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Barretto Spinola, Brigadier General (Union volunteers)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Richard Burton, English explorer and translator (Arabian Nights), born in Torquay, Devon (d. 1890)

Geographer, Explorer & Translator Richard Francis Burton
Geographer, Explorer & Translator
Richard Francis Burton
  • William Allingham, Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Irish poet (The Fairies, Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland)