On This Day

What Happened in March 1722

Historical Events

  • Mar 8 Afghan monarch Mir Mahmud occupies Persia
  • Mar 17 Willem KH Friso appointed mayor of Drente

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 11 John Toland, Irish rationalist philosopher, dies at 51
  • Mar 31 Campegius Vitringa, Dutch theologist/exegete, dies at 62