March 1843 in history

Top 7 most famous people born in March 1843

Mar 2 Princess Maria Clotilde of Savoy born in Turin to Vittorio Emanuele II, later King of Italy and his first wife Adelaide of Austria. She was the wife of Napoléon Joseph Charles Paul Bonaparte
Mar 11 Harald Høffding a Danish philosopher and theologian.
Mar 12 Gabriel Tarde a French sociologist, criminologist and social psychologist who conceived sociology as based on small psychological interactions among individuals , the fundamental forces being imitation and innovation.
Mar 17 Henry Ware Lawton a highly respected U.S. Army officer who served with distinction in the Civil War, the Apache Wars, the Spanish–American War and was the only U.S. general officer to be killed during the Philippine–American War. The city of Lawton, Oklahoma, takes its name from General Lawton, and also a borough in the city of Havana, Cuba
Mar 24 Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies the mother of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, the archduke whose assassination in Sarajevo in 1914 precipitated the start of World War I.
Mar 24 Petko Karavelov a leading Bulgarian liberal politician who served as Prime Minister on four occasions.
Mar 31 Kristian Zahrtmann a Danish painter. He was a part of the Danish artistic generation in the late 19th century, along with Peder Severin Krøyer and Theodor Esbern Philipsen, who broke away from both the strictures of traditional Academicism and the heritage of the Golden Age of Danish Painting, in favor of naturalism and realism

Top 7 most famous people died in March 1843

Mar 9 Christian August Pohlenz a German composer and conductor.
Mar 16 Anton Reinhard Falck a Dutch statesman.
Mar 18 Ludwig von Stieglitz Jewish Russian commersant and founder of banking house Stieglitz & Company. He was born as youngest of three sons of Waldeck county's court Jewish banker Hirsch Bernhard Stieglitz and his wife Edel Elisabeth. As a young man Stieglitz moved to Russia as a representative of his merchant house, and eventually was appointed court banker to the czar Alexander I, gaining influence and receiving various Russian decorations. After adopting Christianity he was raised to the dignity of a Russian hereditary baron on August 22, 1826 as Ludwig von Stieglitz
Mar 21 Guadalupe Victoria a Mexican politician and military officer who fought for independence against the Spanish Empire in the Mexican War of Independence. He was a deputy in the Mexican Chamber of Deputies for Durango and a member of the Supreme Executive Power. He also served as the first president of Mexico
Mar 21 Robert Southey an English poet of the Romantic school, one of the so-called "Lake Poets", and Poet Laureate for 30 years from 1813 to his death in 1843. Although his fame has been long eclipsed by that of his contemporaries and friends William Wordsworth and Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Southey's verse still enjoys some popularity
Mar 27 Karl Salomo Zachariae von Lingenthal born at Meissen in Saxony, the son of a lawyer and was the father of Karl Eduard Zachariae.
Mar 31 Juan José Viamonte an Argentine general in the early 19th century.