On This Day

Famous People Born in March 1754

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 4 Benjamin Waterhouse, physician co-founder of Harvard Medical School (smallpox vaccine pioneer), born in Newport, Rhode Island (d. 1846)
  • Mar 4 Dieudonne-Pascal Pieltain, composer
  • Mar 15 Silvestro Palma, Italian composer, born in Barano d'Ischia, Italy (d. 1834)
  • Mar 17 Madame Roland [Marie-Jeanne Phlippon], French revolutionary (member of the Girondist faction), born in Paris, France (d. 1793)
  • Mar 23 Baron Jurij Vega, Slovenian mathematician, physicist, and artillery officer (d. 1802)