On This Day

Famous People Born in March 1774

  • Mar 5 Christoph Ernst Friedrich Weyse, composer

Person of interestMatthew Flinders

Mar 16 Matthew Flinders, English navigator and cartographer who was 1st to circumnavigate Australia, born in Donington, England (d. 1814) [1]

Explorer and Cartographer Matthew Flinders
Explorer and Cartographer
Matthew Flinders
  • Mar 20 John Braham, English tenor singer and composer, born in London (d. 1856)