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 This day in History - March 1
504 Historic Events for March 1
1788

Gheorghe Asachi, Romania, writer/humanist/politician

Birth
1788

Orazio Mei, composer, dies at 56

Death
1790

1st US census authorized

Event
1792

US Presidential Succession Act passed

Event
1796

1st National Meeting in the Hague

Event
1797

Juan Manuel Olivares, composer, dies at 36

Death
1799

Alexey Nikolayevich Verstovsky, composer

Birth
1803

Ohio becomes 17th state

Event
1804

Wolfgang Nicolaus Haueisen, composer, dies at 63

Death
1809

Embargo Act of 1807 repealed and Non-Intercourse Act signed

Event
1810

Fr‚d‚ric Chopin, Poland, composer/pianist (Concert in F Minor) [NS]

Birth
1811

French Civil Code of Criminal law accepted by Netherlands Mamelukes in Cairo's Citadel

Event
1811

Egyptian king Muhammad Ali Pasha oversees ceremonial murder of 500

Event
1811

Robert Christie Buchanan, Bvt Major General (Union Army), died in 1878

Birth
1815

Sunday observance in Netherlands regulated by law

Event
1817

Luigi Gatti, composer, dies at 77

Death
1820

Richard Redhead, composer

Birth
1820

George Davis, Atty Gen (Confederacy), died in 1896

Birth
1822

Albin Francisco Schoepf, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1886

Birth
1822

Charles Champion Gilbert, Brig General (Union volunteers)

Birth
1826

John Thomas, composer

Birth
1826

J J Friedrich Weinbrenner, German architect/archaeologist, dies at 59

Death
1828

James Fleming Fagan, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1893

Birth
1828

Vittorio Bersezio, [Carlo Nugelli], Italian playwright

Birth
1831

Hiram Bronson Granbury, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1864

Birth