On This Day

March 1753 in History

Events in History

Historic Event

Mar 25 Voltaire leaves the court of Frederik II of Prussia

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 9 Jean-Baptiste Kl├ęber, French general, born in Strasbourg, France (d. 1800)
  • Mar 26 Benjamin Thompson, American physicist and inventor (Royal Institution of Great Britain), born in Woburn, Massachusetts (d. 1814)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 12 George Berkeley, philosopher/bishop (Cloyne), dies on 68th birthday