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 This day in History - March 10
358 Historic Events for March 10
1839

Dudley Buck, Hartford, Ct, organist/church composer

Birth
1842

Ina Donna Coolbrith, US, poet laureate of Calif

Birth
1844

Pablo Martin M de Sarasate y Navascuez, composer (Spanish Dancing)

Birth
1845

Alexander III A Romanov, Russian tsar (1881-94)

Birth
1847

1st money minted in Hawaii

Event
1849

Abraham Lincoln applies for a patent; only US president to do so

Event
1850

Mary Mills Patrick, US, 1st pres of Istanbul Woman's College

Birth
1861

Josepf Fran‡ois Snel, composer, dies at 67

Death
1862

Great Britain and France recognizes independence of Zanzibar

Event
1862

US issues 1st paper money ($5, $10, $20, $50, $100, $500 and $1000)

Event
1864

Maximilian II Jozef, King of Bayern (1848-64), dies at 52

Death
1864

Grant is named commander of the Union armies

Event
1864

Red River campaign LA

Event
1865

Battle of Monroe's Crossroads, NC

Event
1865

Pim [Willem JH] Mulier, Dutch journalist/writer/sport-organizer

Birth
1865

William Henry "Little Billy" Chase Whiting, Confed gen-maj, dies at 48

Death
1866

Antonio Francesco Gaetano S Pacini, composer, dies at 87

Death
1867

Lillian D Wald, US, sociologist/organizer (Visiting Nurses)

Birth
1870

Isaak-Ignaz Moscheles, composer, dies at 75

Death
1870

Alfred Kastner, composer

Birth
1872

Giuseppe Mazzini, Italian revolutionary (Giovane Italy), dies at 66

Death
1872

Felix Borowski, composer

Birth
1873

Jakob Wassermann, Germany, novelist (My Life as German and Jew)

Birth
1874

Purdue University (Indiana) admits it's 1st student

Event
1875

Alexander Borisovich Goldenweiser, composer

Birth