Historical Events in March 1844

  • Mar 8 King Oscar I ascends to the throne of Sweden-Norway

Music Premiere

Mar 9 Giuseppe Verdi's opera "Hernani" premieres in Venice

  • Mar 21 Origin of Baha'i Era-Baha'i calendar starts here (Baha 1, 1)
  • Mar 21 The original date predicted by William Miller of Massachusetts for the return of Christ and the end of the world
  • Mar 28 Jose Zorilla's "Don Juan Tenorio" premieres in Madrid