What Happened In March 1757 In History
Historical Events for March, 1757
- 14th » Admiral John Byng Sir John Byng is executed by firing squad aboard HMS Monarch 1747 6 for breach of the Articles of War.
- 23rd » Capture of Chandannagar fort by United Kingdom e.g British forces.
Famous Deaths for March 1757
- 1st » Edward Moore (dramatist) or Edward Moore, English playwright (b. 1712)
- 8th » Thomas Blackwell (scholar) or Thomas Blackwell, Scottish scholar (b. 1701)
- 14th » John Byng, English admiral (b. 1704)
- 27th » Johann Stamitz, Czech violinist and composer (b. 1717)
Year 1757 events in history for the month of March
Historical events for the year 1757 by month