On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1757

  • Mar 1 Edward Moore, English writer & dramatist (The Gamester), dies at 44
  • Mar 8 Thomas Blackwell, Scottish classical scholar, dies at 55
  • Mar 14 John Byng, English admiral executed by firing squad at 52 for neglecting his duty in defence of Minorca, dies at 53
  • Mar 20 Johann Paul Kunzen, composer, dies at 60
  • Mar 27 Johann Wenzel Anton Stamitz, composer, dies at 39