On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1825

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander F. Mozhaiski, Russian aviation pioneer, born in Rochensalm, Russian Empire (d. 1890)

Famous Deaths

  • Anna Laetitia Barbauld, English poet and writer of hymns (Life! I Know Not What Thou Art), dies at 81