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 This day in History - March 22
412 Historic Events for March 22
1822

NY Horticultural Society founded

Event
1822

Ahmed Djevdet Pasha, Turkish minister of Education/Justice

Birth
1824

William Henry Chase Whiting, Major General (Confederate Army)

Birth
1824

Johann Melchior Dreyer, composer, dies at 76

Death
1832

J W Goethe, writer, dies at 82

Death
1834

Francis Asbury Shoup, Brig General (Confederate Army), died in 1896

Birth
1838

Hendrik Fagel, Dutch/English baron, dies at 73

Death
1841

Cornstarch patented (Orlando Jones)

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1842

Mykola Vytal'yevich Lysenko, composer

Birth
1842

Carl A N Rosa, German violinist/composer

Birth
1845

Franz Joseph Volkert, composer, dies at 67

Death
1846

Randolph Caldecott, England, illustrator (Caldecott Medal namesake)

Birth
1852

Theodor Birt, [Beatus Rhenanus], German classical/writer

Birth
1857

Paul Doumer, gov-genl of Indo-China/13th Pres of France (1931-32)

Birth
1857

Arnold Sauwen, Flemish poet (Along the Meuse)

Birth
1861

1st US nursing school chartered

Event
1862

San Marino and Italy conclude treaty of friendship and cooperation

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1865

Theophile Ysaye, composer

Birth
1865

Raid at Wilson's: Chickaswas AL to Macon GA

Event
1867

Meijer Linnewiel, [Prof Kokadorus], Amsterdam's pitchman

Birth
1867

Ferdinando Giorgetti, composer, dies at 70

Death
1868

Robert A Millikan, US physicist (photoelectric effect; Nobel 1923)

Birth
1868

Henry W Methorst, lawyer/director (Dutch Cent Bureau of Statistics)

Birth
1868

Hamish MacCunn, composer

Birth
1871

William Holden of NC becomes 1st governor removed by impeachment

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