On This Day

What Happened in March 1735

Historical Events

  • Mar 10 An agreement between Nadir Shah and Paul I of Russia is signed near Ganja and Russian troops are withdrawn from Baku
  • Mar 13 1st US Moravian bishop, David Nitschmann, consecrated in Germany

Famous Birthdays

  • Mar 9 August Bernhard Valentin Herbing, German organist and composer, born in Halberstadt, Germany (d. 1766)
  • Mar 20 Torbern Bergman, Swedish chemist (d. 1784)

Famous Deaths

  • Mar 10 Dirk T. van Cloon, Dutch lawyer and governor-general of East Indies, dies at about 46