On This Day

March 1721 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 9 British Chancellor Exchequer John Aislabie confined in London Tower
  • Mar 27 France & Spain sign Treaty of Madrid

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 19 Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized

Deaths in History

  • Mar 12 Jan Luyts, Dutch physicist and mathematician, dies at 65
  • Mar 16 James Craggs the Elder, English politician (b. 1657)
  • Mar 19 Clement XI [Giovanni F Albani], Italian pope (ruled 1700-21), dies at 71