On This Day

March 1719 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 4 Aert Schouman, Dutch bird/portrait painter
  • Mar 4 George Pigot, Baron Pigot, British governor of Madras (d. 1777)
  • Mar 13 John Griffin Whitwell, 4th Baron Howard de Walden, British field marshal, born in Oundle, Northamptonshire (d. 1797)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 7 Steven Jacobsz Vennekool, Amsterdam architect, buried