What Happened on March 28, 1849

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • James Darmesteter, French author and antiquarian (translations of the Avesta, the sacred scripture of Zoroastrianism), born in Ch√Ęteau-Salins, France (d. 1894)

Famous Divorces

  • Dutch princess Marianne & Prince Albert of Prussia separate

Famous Deaths

  • Stephan L Endlicher, Austrian priest/botany, dies at 44