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 This day in History - March 10
358 Historic Events for March 10
1734

Spanish army under Don Carlos (III) draws into Naples

Event
1735

Dirk T van Cloon, Dutch lawyer/gov-gen of E Indies, dies at about 46

Death
1748

John Playfair, Scotland, clergyman/geologist/mathematician

Birth
1755

Philipp Christoph Kayser, composer

Birth
1771

Georg F Creuzer, German philological/historian (Idea und Probe)

Birth
1772

Friedrich von Schlegel, Germany, romantic writer/critic (Lucinde)

Birth
1776

Luise, queen of Prussia/wife of Frederik Willem III

Birth
1780

Juan Jose Landaeta, composer

Birth
1787

William Etty, English painter (nudes)

Birth
1788

Joseph Freiherr von Eichendorff, German poet (Das Marmorbild)

Birth
1789

Franklin College founded (1787?)

Event
1791

John Stone, Concord, Mass, patents a pile driver

Event
1791

Pope condemns France's Civil Constitution of the clergy

Event
1792

John Stuart, 3rd earl of Bute/English premier (1760-63), dies at 78

Death
1809

William David Porter, Commander (Union Navy), died in 1864

Birth
1810

John McCloskey, US, pres of St John's College (Fordham U)

Birth
1812

Victor Tesch, Belgian lawyer/min of Justice

Birth
1818

George Wythe Randolph, Secy War (Confederacy), died in 1867

Birth
1819

Friedrich Heinrich Jacobi, writer, dies

Death
1822

Willem Roelofs, Dutch painter/lithographer

Birth
1824

Thomas James Churchill, Major General (Confederate Army), died in 1905

Birth
1826

Johan VI M L J, King of Portugal (1816-26), dies at 56

Death
1832

William Henry Penrose, Brig General (Union volunteers), died in 1903

Birth
1832

Muzio Clementi, Italian composer, dies at 79

Death
1833

Pedro Antonio de Alarc¢n, Spain, writer (Three-Cornered Hat)

Birth