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 This day in History - March 19
399 Historic Events for March 19
1715

Charles-Joseph van Helmont, composer

Birth
1716

Guillaume Coustou Jr, French sculptor (Mausol‚e du Dauphin)

Birth
1721

Clement XI, [Giovanni F Albani], Italian Pope (1700-21), dies at 71

Death
1721

Tobias Smollett, Scottish writer, baptized

Birth
1728

Pieter-Jozef Verhaghen, Flemish (court)painter

Birth
1734

Thomas McKean, US attorney (signed Decl of Independence) [or Apr 19]

Birth
1740

Johann Georg Roser, composer

Birth
1740

Joseph F Weigl, German/Austrian(?), violin cellist

Birth
1742

Zacharias H Alewijn, Dutch literary/poet

Birth
1745

Nicolas Sejan, composer

Birth
1748

English Naturalization Act passes granting Jews right to colonize US

Event
1752

Jose Mauricio, composer

Birth
1767

Leonhard von Call, composer

Birth
1775

4 people buried by avalanche for 37 days, 3 survive (Italy)

Event
1775

Poland and Prussia sign trade agreement

Event
1777

Anton R Falck, Dutch minister of Education/diplomat

Birth
1782

Adrien Trudo Sale, composer, dies at 59

Death
1782

Louis-Henry Paisible, composer, dies at 33

Death
1785

Pierre-Joseph-Guillaume Zimmermann, composer

Birth
1796

Stephen Storace, composer, dies at 33

Death
1797

Philip Hayes, composer, dies at 58

Death
1799

Joseph Haydn's "Die Sch”pfung," premieres in Vienna

Event
1803

Johann von Schillers "Die Braut von Messina," premieres in Weimar

Event
1809

Fredrik Pacius, composer

Birth
1811

Frantisek Adam Mica, composer, dies at 65

Death