On This Day

What Happened in March 1707

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 7 Stephen Hopkins, American politician who signed the US Declaration of Independence, born in Providence, Rhode Island (d. 1785)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 3 Aurangzeb, 6th Mughal Emperor (1658-1707), dies at 88
  • Mar 30 Vauban [S├ębastien Le Prestre de Vauban], French military engineer under Louis XIV, dies at 73