March 1835 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 3 Congress authorizes a US mint at New Orleans Louisiana
  • Mar 4 HMS Beagle moves into Bay of Concepcion
  • Mar 7 HMS Beagle returns from Concepcion to Valparaiso
  • Mar 11 HMS Beagle anchors off Valparaiso, Chile

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Mar 13 Charles Darwin departs Valparaiso for Andes crossing

Naturalist Charles Darwin
Naturalist
Charles Darwin

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 1 Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade)
  • Mar 4 Giovanni Schiaparelli, Italy, astronomer (discovered canals of Mars)
  • Mar 4 John Hughlings Jackson, English neurologist (d. 1911)
  • Mar 6 Charles Ewing, Brigadier General (Union volunteers), (d. 1883)
  • Mar 12 Simon Newcomb, US, scientist/mathematician/astronomer
  • Mar 14 Giovanni V Schiaparelli, Italian astronomer (Mars) [or March 4]
  • Mar 15 John Henrie Kagi, American abolitionist (d. 1859)
  • Mar 24 Josef Stefan, Austria, physicist (Stefan-Boltzmann law)
  • Mar 31 John La Farge, US painter

Deaths in History

  • Mar 2 Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor (b. 1768)
  • Mar 18 Christian Gunther von Bernstorff, Danish-Prussian statesman and diplomat (b. 1769)
  • Mar 20 Louis-Leopold Robert, French painter (b. 1794)
  • Mar 25 Friederike Blum, writer, dies