On This Day

March 1685 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 12 George Berkeley, Irish philosopher/bishop of Cloyne
  • Mar 17 Jean-Marc Nattier, French portrait painter
  • Mar 18 Ralph Ersine, Scottish minister (d. 1752)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 22 Emperor Go-Sai of Japan (b. 1638)