On This Day

What Happened in March 1725

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 11 Henry Benedict Stuart, pretender to the throne of Great Britain (d. 1807)
  • Mar 17 Lachlan McIntosh, Scottish-born American military and political leader (d. 1806)
  • Mar 20 Abdul Hamid I, Ottoman Sultan (d. 1789)
  • Mar 24 Samuel Ashe, Governor of North Carolina (d. 1813)
  • Mar 24 Thomas Cushing, American Continental Congressman and acting Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1788)
  • Mar 28 Andrew Kippis, English non-conformist clergyman and biographer, born in Nottingham (d. 1795)
  • Mar 29 Joseph Franz Xaver Dominik Stalder, Swiss composer, born in Lucerne, Switzerland (d. 1765)