Historical Events in March 1814

Victory in Battle

Mar 7 Napoleon I of France wins the Battle of Craonne against combined Russian and Prussian force in northern France

  • Mar 20 Prince Willem Frederik becomes monarch of Netherlands
  • Mar 25 Netherlands Bank established

Victory in Battle

Mar 27 Battle at Horseshoe Bend: General Andrew Jackson defeats the Red Sticks, part of the Creek Indian tribe near Dadeville, Alabama

  • Mar 30 Joachim Murat issues the Rimini Declaration which would later inspire Italian Unification
  • Mar 30 Napoleonic Wars: Sixth Coalition forces march into Paris after defeating Napoleon
  • Mar 31 Forces allied against Napoleon capture Paris