Famous People Born in March 1851

  • Mar 3 Alexandros Papadiamantis, Greek author (The Murderess), born in Skiathos, Greece (d. 1911)
  • Mar 15 Józef Surzyński, Polish organist, composer, conductor, and theologian, born in Śrem, Poland (d. 1919)
  • Mar 16 Martinus Beijerinck, Dutch microbiologist and botanist (1st to coin the name virus), born in Amsterdam, Netherlands (d. 1931)
  • Mar 19 Roque Saenz Pena, Argentine politician and lawyer (President of Argentina 1910-14), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1914)
  • Mar 19 William Henry Stark, American business leader (d. 1936)
  • Mar 27 Ruperto Chapi, Spanish composer, born in Villena, Spain (d. 1909)

Vincent d'IndyVincent d'Indy (1851-1931)

Mar 27 French composer (Symphony on a French Mountain Air), and teacher, born in Paris

  • Mar 28 Bernardino Machado, President of Portugal (1915–17, 1925–26), born in Rio de Janeiro (d. 1944)