What Happened in March 1825

Historical Events

  • Mar 2 1st grand opera in US sung in English, NYC

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Mar 4 John Quincy Adams inaugurated as 6th president of the USA

6th US President John Quincy Adams
6th US President
John Quincy Adams

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 5 John Dunovant, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1864)
  • Mar 5 Joseph Albert, German photographer (albertotype)
  • Mar 8 George William Martin, composer
  • Mar 9 Alexander F. Mozhaiski, Russian aviation pioneer (d. 1890)
  • Mar 17 Rodolphe Bresdin, French cartoonist/lithographer (Le Bon Samaritain)
  • Mar 20 William Nelson Rector Beall, Brigadier General (Confederate Army)
  • Mar 23 Edward Lloyd Thomas, Brigadier General (Confederate Army) (d. 1898)
  • Mar 30 Samuel Bell Maxey, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1895)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 24 Giovanni Domenico Perotti, composer, dies at 64
  • Mar 25 Rutger Jan Schimmelpenninck, Dutch patriot/earl, dies at 63