On This Day

March 1786 in History

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 25 Giovanni Battista Amici, Italian astronomer, physicist and botanist, born in Modena (d. 1863)

Deaths in History

  • Mar 11 Jacobus Bellamy [Zelandus], Dutch poet, dies at 28
  • Mar 11 Charles Humphreys, American delegate to the Continental Congress, dies at 71
  • Mar 23 Patience Wright, 1st US woman pro artist, dies (birth date unknown)