Commemoratives of Famous Women for 22 March 2012

A list of famous women whose birthday or death occurred on this date. The information is drawn from the FemBio Database and is updated daily. If you would like to learn more about the individual women or about future commemoratives, please consult the Database.


19 birthdays and 17 days of death are related to today's date.

birthdays 22 March 2012

100. birthday: Martha Mödl
German singer
* 22 March 1912 in Nürnberg
† 17 December 2001 in Stuttgart


Fembiography of Martha Mödl (German)

235. birthday: Claire de Kersaint
French
* 22 March 1777 in Brest
† January 1828 in Nizza

276. birthday: Eva König
German wife of Lessing; entrepreneur
* 22 March 1736 in Heidelberg
† 10 January 1778 in Wolfenbüttel

253. birthday: Charlotte Hedvig Elisabeth von Schweden
German queen, writer
* 22 March 1759 in Eutin
† 20 June 1818 in Stockholm

218. birthday: Emilie Hübner
German writer
* 22 March 1794 in Dresden
† 4 December 1819 in Chemnitz

204. birthday: Caroline Norton
poet, novelist, feminist
* 22 March 1808 in London
† 15 June 1877 in ebd.

187. birthday: Elise Krinitz, Pseud. Camille Selden
German writer; friend of Heinrich Heine
* 22 March 1825 in Belgern, Elbe
† 7 August 1896 in Orsay

184. birthday: Amalie Murtfeld
German painter
* 22 March 1828 in Bremen
† 28 June 1888 in Bremen

177. birthday: Virginia Castiglione Oldoini Verasis
Italian
* 22 March 1835 in Florenz
† 28 November 1899 in Paris

172. birthday: Silvia Andrea (eig. Johanna Garbald-Gredig)

* 22 March 1840 in Zuoz, Oberengadin
† 4 March 1935 in Castasegna/ Graubünden

149. birthday: Albertine Assor
German philanthropist
* 22 March 1863 in Zinten, Ostpr.
† 22 February 1953 in Hambrg

121. birthday: Cecile Walton
English
* 22 March 1891 in Glasgow

116. birthday: Giulia Datta De Albertis
Italian writer
* 22 March 1896 in La Spezia

113. birthday: Ruth Page
American
* 22 March 1899 in Indianapolis
† 7 April 1991 in Chicago, IL

74. birthday: Vera Linhartova
Czech writer, art historian
* 22 March 1938 in Brünn

63. birthday: Fanny Ardant
French actress
* 22 March 1949 in Monte Carlo / Saumur, Loire

62. birthday: Pieke Biermann
German writer
* 22 March 1950 in Stolzenau, Weser

57. birthday: Lena Olin
US-American actress
* 22 March 1955 in Stockholm

42. birthday: Anja Kling
German actress
* 22 March 1970 in Potsdam

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days of death 22.03.2012

110. day of death: Anna von Hofmannsthal
Austrian mother of Hofmannsthal
* 1849
† 22 March 1904

395. day of death: Grete Minde

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† 22 March 1619

55. day of death: OLGA LEONARDOWNA Knipper-Tschechowa
Russian actress
* 21 September 1869 in Vjatka / Glasow
† 22 March 1959 in Moskau /Moscow

338. day of death: Lady Anne Clifford
English writer
* 30 January 1590 in Skipton Castle
† 22 March 1676 in Brougham Castle

271. day of death: Emerentia von Düben
Swedish
* 24 May 1669
† 22 March 1743 in Stockholm

164. day of death: Sophie Loyre d' Arbouville
French writer
* 29 October 1810
† 22 March 1850

118. day of death: Isabel Burton
English traveler, travel writer, biographer
* 20 March 1831 in London
† 22 March 1896 in London


Fembiography of Isabel Burton (German)

96. day of death: Maggie (Margaret Julia) Mitchell
American actress
* 14 June 1832 in New York City
† 22 March 1918 in ebd.

77. day of death: Mary du Caurroy Russell, Herzogin von Bedford, geb. Tribe
English nurse and aviator
* 26 September 1865 in Stockbridge (Hampshire)
† 22 March 1937

77. day of death: Mary Bedford
English
* 1866/65 in Stockbridge
† 22 March 1937 in ""

72. day of death: Martha Tracy
American physician
* 10 April 1876 in Plainfield, N.J.
† 22 March 1942 in Philadelphia

54. day of death: Agnes Arber (geb. Robertson)

* 23 February 1879 in London
† 22 March 1960 in Cambridge

52. day of death: Katharina von Kardorff-Oheimb
German politician, journalist, entrepreneur
* 2 January 1879 in Neuss
† 22 March 1962 in Düsseldorf

51. day of death: Cilly Aussem
German tennis player
* 4 January 1909 in Köln
† 22 March 1963 in Positano od. Portofino

41. day of death: Hilda Pollaczek-Geiringer
Austrian-German-American mathematician
* 28 September 1893 in Wien
† 22 March 1973 in Santa Barbara, CA

36. day of death: Astrid Vaering
Swedish writer
* 15 August 1892 in Umeaa
† 22 March 1978 in Bromma

28. day of death: Harriette Louisa Simpson Arnow
American writer
* 7 July 1908 in Wayne County, KY
† 22 March 1986 in Ann Arbor, MI

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