On This Day

March 1682 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 19 Assembly of the French clergy issues a declaration stating, among other things, that the power of the King is not subject to papal authority

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 7 Johan Willem, Duke of Ripperda, Dutch political adventurer, born in Oldehove, Groningen, Netherlands (d. 1737)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 14 Jacob I van Ruysdael, physician/landscape painter, dies at about 53