On This Day

Birthdays in History in March 1785

  • Mar 7 Alessandro Manzoni, Italian poet/novelist (Betrothed)
  • Mar 11 John McLean, American Supreme Court Justice (1829-61) and Postmaster General, born in Morris County, New Jersey (d. 1861)
  • Mar 27 Louis XVII Charles, King of France (1793-95), born in Palace of Versailles, France (d. 1795)