Historical Events in March 1829

  • Mar 2 New England Asylum for the Blind, 1st in US, incorporated, Boston

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Mar 4 Andrew Jackson inaugurated as 7th US President

US President & General Andrew Jackson
US President & General
Andrew Jackson
  • Mar 4 Unruly crowd mobs White House during President Jackson inaugural ball

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Mar 11 Johann Sebastian Bach's "St Matthew Passion" is revived by Felix Mendelssohn, aged 20, conducting in Berlin

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn
Composer Johann Sebastian Bach
Composer
Johann Sebastian Bach
  • Mar 16 Ohio authorizes high school night classes

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Mar 17 Final performance by famous clown Joseph Grimaldi at a benefit performance at Sadler's Wells, London

Greatest Clown in History Joseph Grimaldi
Greatest Clown in History
Joseph Grimaldi
  • Mar 22 The three protecting powers (Britain, France and Russia) establish the borders of Greece.