On This Day

Famous People Who Died in March 1768

  • Mar 1 Hermann Samuel Reimarus, German philosopher & writer, dies at 74
  • Mar 3 Nicola Antonio Porpora, composer, dies at 81
  • Mar 14 Vigilio Blasio Faitello, Italian composer, dies at 58
  • Mar 18 Lawrence Sterne, writer (Sentimental Journey France & Italy), dies
  • Mar 21 Jan Jacob Mauricius, Dutch governor-general of Suriname (1742-51), dies at 75