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 This day in History - March 28
374 Historic Events for March 28
1840

Mehemed Emin Pasja, German explorer/governor (Equatoria)

Birth
1840

Simon-Antoine-Jean Lhuillier, Swiss mathematician, dies at 89

Death
1844

Jos‚ Zorilla's "Don Juan Tenorio," premieres in Madrid

Event
1845

Mexico drops diplomatic relations with US

Event
1847

Mariano Rodriguiz de Ledesma, composer, dies at 67

Death
1849

Stephan L Endlicher, Austrian priest/botany, dies at 44

Death
1849

Dutch princess Marianne and Prince Albert of Prussia separate

Event
1853

Rudolf Kittel, German theologist (Psalms)

Birth
1854

During the Crimean War, Britain and France declare war on Russia

Event
1856

Pyotr Ivanovich Turchaninov, composer, dies at 76

Death
1859

1st performance of John Brahms' 1st Serenade for orchestra

Event
1859

Jos‚phin P‚ladan, French writer/founder (French Rosicrucians)

Birth
1860

Johann Ludwig Bohner, composer, dies at 73

Death
1862

Skirmish at Bealeton Station, Virginia

Event
1862

Aristide Briand, France, 11x premier (1909-22) (Nobel 1926)

Birth
1863

James Cooper, US attorney/senator/Union-brig-general, dies at 52

Death
1865

Albert G Bilders, Dutch landscape painter, dies at 26

Death
1866

1st ambulance goes into service

Event
1868

James Thomas Brudenell, 7th earl of Cardigan, dies at about 70

Death
1868

Wojciech Gawronski, composer

Birth
1868

Cuno Amiet, Swiss painter

Birth
1868

Maxim Gorki, [Aleksei Peshikov], Russia, writer (Mother) [3/16 OS]

Birth
1871

SF Art Assn holds open reception at 430 Pine

Event
1871

Willem Mengelberg, Utrecht Neth, conductor (NY Philharmonic 1922-30)

Birth
1872

Jos‚ Sanjurjo y Sacanell, Spanish general (Morocco)

Birth