On This Day

What Happened in March 1690

Historical Events

Historic Event

Mar 16 French King Louis XIV sends troops to Ireland

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 1 Conrad Beissel, German born American religious leader and composer (founded Ephrata community), born in Eberbach (d. 1768)
  • Mar 18 Christian Goldbach, German mathematician (Goldbach position)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 18 Charles, duke of Lutherans, dies