On This Day

Birthdays in History in March 1770

  • Mar 2 Louis Gabriel Suchet, French Marshal (d. 1826)
  • Mar 13 Daniel Lambert, English gaol keep and famous for his unusually large size (weighed 739 lbs (334 kg) at death), born in Blue Boar Lane, Leicester (d. 1809)
  • Mar 20 Friedrich Hölderlin, German writer (d. 1843)
  • Mar 28 Sophie Mereau, German writer, born in Altenburg, Germany (d. 1806)