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 This day in History - March 14
375 Historic Events for March 14
1833

John Sappington Marmaduke, Major General (Confederate Army)

Birth
1833

Lucy Hobbs Taylor, 1st US woman dentist (1866)

Birth
1835

Giovanni V Schiaparelli, Italian astronomer (Mars) [or March 4]

Birth
1835

Manuel Fernandez Caballero, composer

Birth
1836

HMS Beagle/Charles Darwin leaves Australia

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1837

Charles Ammi Cutter, US librarian (Expansive classification)

Birth
1840

Jos‚ Zorilla's "El Zapatero y el Rey," premieres in Madrid

Event
1843

Boston conducts its 1st town meeting (Faneuil Hall)

Event
1844

King Umberto I, of Italy (1878-1900)

Birth
1845

-5.3øF (-20.7øC) in Groningen

Event
1847

Antonio de Castro Alves, Brazilian poet (Espumas Flutuantes)

Birth
1854

Thomas Riley Marshall, (D) 28th VP (1913-21)

Birth
1854

Paul Ehrlich, Germany, bacteriologist (Nobel-1908)

Birth
1861

Abraham Louis Niedermeyer, composer, dies at 58

Death
1862

Vilhelm FK Bjerknes, Norwegian/US physicist/meteorology

Birth
1862

Battle of New Bern NC: General Burnside conquers New Bern

Event
1864

Rossini's "Petite Messe Solennelle," premieres in Paris

Event
1864

[John] Casey Jones, RR engineer (Ballad of Casey Jones)

Birth
1864

Union troops occupy Fort de Russy, Louisiana

Event
1870

Calif legislature approves act making Golden Gate Park possible

Event
1873

Joannes DJ Aengenent, sociologist/bishop of Haarlem (1928-35)

Birth
1874

Mary Carr, Phila, actress (Forbidden Trail, Pack Up Your Troubles)

Birth
1874

Anton F Philips, president-director of Philips

Birth
1875

Isadore Gilbert Mudge, US, librarian/author (Thackeray Dictionary)

Birth
1875

Norman Houstoun O'Neill, composer

Birth