What Happened in March 1833

Historical Events

  • Mar 16 Susan Hayhurst becomes 1st US woman grad of a pharmacy college
  • Mar 17 Phoenix Society forms (NY)
  • Mar 20 US & Siam sign commercial treaty

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 9 Frederick A. Schroeder, tobacco industrialist and mayor of Brooklyn (d. 1899)
  • Mar 14 John Sappington Marmaduke, Major General (Confederate Army)
  • Mar 14 Lucy Hobbs Taylor, 1st US woman dentist (1866)
  • Mar 20 Henry Southwick Perkins, composer
  • Mar 26 Betsy Perk, [Christina E], Dutch journalist/writer/feminist

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 7 Rahel Varnhagen von Ense-Levin, German author, dies at 61
  • Mar 11 Fridolin Weber, composer, dies at 71