On This Day

March 1709 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 27 Dike at Hardinxveld breaks (Alblasserwaard flooded)

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 10 Georg Steller, German naturalist (d. 1746)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 8 William Cowper/Cooper, English anatomist, dies at about 62
  • Mar 9 Ralph Montagu, 1st Duke of Montagu, English diplomat, dies at 70