March 1832 in history

March 1832 events chronologically

Mar 24 In Hiram, Ohio, a group of men beat and tar and feather Mormon leader Joseph Smith

Top 7 most famous people born in March 1832

Mar 5 Isaac Israel Hayes an Arctic explorer, physician and politician.
Mar 12 Charles Boycott a British land agent whose ostracism by his local community in Ireland gave the English language the verb to boycott. He had served in the British Army 39th Foot, which brought him to Ireland. After retiring from the army, Boycott worked as a land agent for Lord Erne , a landowner in the Lough Mask area of County Mayo
Mar 12 Charles Friedel a French chemist and mineralogist. A native of Strasbourg, France, he was a student of Louis Pasteur at the Sorbonne. In 1876, he became a professor of chemistry and mineralogy at the Sorbonne
Mar 17 Walter Q. Gresham an American statesman and jurist. He served as United States Postmaster General, as a judge on the United States Courts of Appeals, was a two-time candidate for the Republican presidential nomination and was Secretary of State, and Secretary of the Treasury. He was also an officer in the Union Army during the American Civil War
Mar 19 Ármin Vámbéry a Hungarian Turkolog and traveler. According to Ernst Pawel, a biographer of Theodor Herzl, as well as Tom Reiss, a biographer of Kurban Said, Vámbéry's original last name was Wamberger rather than Bamberger
Mar 26 Michel Bréal born at Landau in Rhenish Bavaria. He is often identified as a founder of modern semantics
Mar 29 Theodor Gomperz born at Brno.

Top 7 most famous people died in March 1832

Mar 4 Jean-François Champollion a French scholar, philologist and orientalist, decipherer of the Egyptian hieroglyphs.
Mar 10 Muzio Clementi an Italian-born English composer, pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer. Born in Rome, he spent most of his life in England
Mar 12 Friedrich Kuhlau a German-born Danish composer during the Classical and Romantic periods. He was a central figure of the Danish Golden Age and is immortalized in Danish cultural history through his music for Elves' Hill, the first true work of Danish National Romanticism and a concealed tribute to the absolute monarchy. To this day it is his version of this melody which is the definitive arrangement
Mar 13 Aleksander Orłowski a Polish painter and sketch artist, and a pioneer of lithography in the Russian Empire.
Mar 22 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe a German writer and statesman. His body of work includes epic and lyric poetry written in a variety of metres and styles; prose and verse dramas; memoirs; an autobiography; literary and aesthetic criticism; treatises on botany, anatomy, and colour; and four novels. In addition, numerous literary and scientific fragments, more than 10,000 letters, and nearly 3,000 drawings by him are extant
Mar 24 Princess Maria Anna of Saxony (1799–1832) a princess of Saxony. She became Grand Duchess of Tuscany by her marriage to Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany
Mar 29 Maria Theresa of Austria-Este Queen of Sardinia born an Archduchess of Austria and a Princess of Modena. She was later Queen of Sardinia as consort of Victor Emmanuel I of Sardinia