March 1715 in history

Born in March 1715

Mar 4 James Waldegrave 2nd Earl Waldegrave a British statesman.
Mar 7 Ewald Christian von Kleist a German poet and officer.
Mar 7 Ephraim Williams a soldier from the Province of Massachusetts Bay who was killed in the French and Indian War. He was the benefactor of Williams College, located in northwestern Massachusetts. The school's athletic programs, the Ephs , are named after Williams

Died in March 1715

Mar 17 Gilbert Burnet a Scottish theologian and historian, and Bishop of Salisbury. He was fluent in Dutch, French, Latin, Greek, and Hebrew. Burnet was respected as a cleric, a preacher, and an academic, as well as a writer and historian. He was associated with the Whig party
Mar 27 August Duke of Saxe-Merseburg-Zörbig a German prince and member of the House of Wettin.