Mon, March 25, 2019 | 20:15

Today is Tuesday, March 26, the 85th day of 2019. There are 280 days left in the year.

1636 — University of Utrecht opening ceremony

1668 — England takes control of Bombay India

1780 — British Sunday newspaper appears (British Gazette and Sunday Monitor)

1799 — Napolean captures Jaffa Palestine

1804 — Congress orders removal of Indians east of Mississippi to Louisiana

1804 — Territory of Orleans organized in Louisiana Purchase

1824 — First performance of Beethoven’s "Missa Solemnis"

1903 — American Hotel opens in Amsterdam

1910 — William H. Lewis appointed Assistant Attorney General of U.S.