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 This day in History - March 23
450 Historic Events for March 23
1811

Carl Gottfried Wilhelm Taubert, composer

Birth
1811

Camille Marie Stamaty, composer

Birth
1816

Ignaz Vitzthumb, composer, dies at 95

Death
1818

Nicolas Isouard, composer, dies at 42

Death
1818

Don Carlos Buell, Major General (Union volunteers), died in 1898

Birth
1819

August v Kotzebue, writer, dies

Death
1821

Aleksej F Pisemski, Russian writer (Clodhopper)

Birth
1821

Bernhard Anselm Weber, pianist/conductor/composer, dies at 56

Death
1823

Schuyler Colfax, (R) 17th VP (1869-73)

Birth
1825

Edward Lloyd Thomas, Brig General (Confederate Army) died in 1898

Birth
1826

Leon Minkus, composer

Birth
1832

Vaclav Vilem Wurfel, composer, dies at 41

Death
1832

British Parliament passes reform bill

Event
1834

Julius Reubke, composer

Birth
1835

Charles Darwin reaches Los Arenales, in the Andes

Event
1836

Coin Press invented by Franklin Beale

Event
1837

Joseph Wieniawski, composer

Birth
1839

1st recorded use of "OK" [oll korrect] (Boston's Morning Post)

Event
1839

1st known use of term OK (Boston)

Event
1840

Draper takes 1st successful photo of the Moon (daguerrotype)

Event
1842

Stendhal, [Marie-Henri Beyle], French author (Lamiel), dies at 59

Death
1844

Eugene Gigout, composer

Birth
1847

Alexandru D Xenopol, Romania, historian

Birth
1849

Battle of Novara (King Charles Albert vs Italian republic)

Event
1854

Alfred Milner, Giessen Germany, British governor (Cape colony)

Birth