March 1827 in history

March 1827 events chronologically

Mar 7 Brazilian marines unsuccessfully attack the temporary naval base of Carmen de Patagones, Argentina
Mar 7 Shrigley Abduction: Ellen Turner is abducted by Edward Gibbon Wakefield, a future politician in colonial New Zealand

Born in March 1827

Mar 5 Hans Balatka a United States conductor and composer. His efforts contributed much to the great increase in popularity of European classical music in the United States during the late 19th century
Mar 8 Wilhelm Bleek a German linguist. His work included A Comparative Grammar of South African Languages and his great project jointly executed with Lucy Lloyd: The Bleek and Lloyd Archive of ǀxam and !kun texts
Mar 8 Frederick Manson Bailey a botanist active in Australia, who made valuable contributions to the characterisation of the flora of Queensland.
Mar 12 William R. Terry a businessman, politician, prison superintendent and a brigadier general in the Confederate Army during the American Civil War.
Mar 19 Mișu Popp a Romanian painter and muralist.
Mar 27 Ernesto Rossi (actor) an Italian actor and playwright.
Mar 29 Ernst Friedrich Wilhelm Klinkerfues a German astronomer.

Died in March 1827

Mar 1 Christopher Gore a prominent Massachusetts lawyer, Federalist politician, and U.S. diplomat. Born into a family divided by the American Revolution, Gore sided with the victorious Patriots, established a successful law practice in Boston, and built a fortune by purchasing Revolutionary government debts at a discount and receiving full value for them from the government
Mar 5 Pierre-Simon Laplace an influential French scholar whose work was pivotal to the development of mathematics, statistics, physics, and astronomy. He summarized and extended the work of his predecessors in his five-volume Mécanique Céleste. This work translated the geometric study of classical mechanics to one based on calculus, opening up a broader range of problems. In statistics, the Bayesian interpretation of probability was developed mainly by Laplace
Mar 5 Alessandro Volta an Italian physicist known for the invention of the battery in the 1800s.
Mar 21 Daulat Scindia the king of Gwalior state in central India from 1794 until his death in 1827. His reign coincided with struggles for supremacy within the Maratha Confederacy, and with Maratha resistance to the consolidation of British hegemony over northern and central India in the early 18th century. Daulatrao played a significant role in the Second and Third Anglo-Maratha wars
Mar 26 Ludwig van Beethoven a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers. His best-known compositions include 9 symphonies, 5 concertos for piano, 32 piano sonatas, and 16 string quartets. He also composed other chamber music, choral works , and songs
Mar 27 François Alexandre Frédéric duc de la Rochefoucauld-Liancourt a French social reformer.
Mar 27 Dmitry Venevitinov a minor Russian Romantic poet who died at the age of 21, carrying with him one of the greatest hopes of Russian literature.