Birthdays in History in March 1809

  • Mar 10 William David Porter, Commander (Union Navy), (d. 1864)
  • Mar 15 Joseph Jenkins Roberts, 1st President of Liberia
  • Mar 15 Karl Josef von Hefele, German theologian (d. 1893)
  • Mar 24 Joseph Liouville, France, discover of transcendental numbers
  • Mar 27 Georges Eugene Haussmann, French architect, born in Paris
  • Mar 31 Edward FitzGerald, England, writer (Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam)