On This Day

Famous People Born in March 1791

  • Mar 6 Anna Claypoole Peale, American painter of miniatures, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1878)
  • Mar 9 George Hayward, American surgeon, 1st to use ether (d. 1863)
  • Mar 15 Charles Knight, English publisher (The Penny Cyclopaedia), born in Windsor, England (d. 1873)
  • Mar 31 Franciszek Wincenty Mirecki, Polish composer, conductor and pedagogue, born in Krak√≥w, Poland (d. 1862)