On This Day

What Happened in March 1623

Historical Events

  • Mar 5 1st American temperance law enacted, Virginia

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 14 Adam-Nicolas Gascon, composer, born in Li├Ęge, Belgium (d. 1668)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 19 Uesugi Kagekatsu, Japanese samurai and warlord (b. 1556)