Stamboom Van der Poel » Cornelis Theodorus Willems
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Historical context (based on birthday March 14, 1868)
- The temperature on March 14, 1868 was about 13.2 °C. The air pressure was 1 kgf/m2 and came mainly from the south-southwest. The airpressure was 77 cm mercury. The atmospheric humidity was 67%. Source: KNMI (weather station Utrecht/The Netherlands).
- Koning Willem III (Huis van Oranje-Nassau) was from 1849 till 1890 sovereign of the Netherlands (also known as Koninkrijk der Nederlanden)
- From June 1, 1866 till June 4, 1868 the Netherlands had a cabinet Van Zuijlen van Nijevelt - Heemskerk with the prime ministers Mr. J.P.J.A. graaf Van Zuijlen van Nijevelt (AR) and Mr. J. Heemskerk Azn. (conservatief).
- From June 4, 1868 till January 4, 1871 the Netherlands had a cabinet Van Bosse - Fock with the prime ministers Mr. P.P. van Bosse (liberaal) and Mr. C. Fock (liberaal).
- 1868 » The Netherlands had about 4 million citizens.
- 1868 » Battle of Alcolea causes Queen Isabella II of Spain to flee to France.
- 1868 » Decoration Day (the predecessor of the modern "Memorial Day") is observed in the United States for the first time (By "Commander-in-chief of the Grand Army of the Republic" John A. Logan's proclamation on May 5).
- 1868 » In New York City the Jolly Corks organization is renamed the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks.
Also born on March 14
- 1869 » Algernon Blackwood, British writer († 1951)
- 1916 » Horton Foote, American author, playwright and screenwriter († 2009)
- 1921 » S. Truett Cathy, founder of Chick-fil-A
- 1928 » Félix Rodríguez de la Fuente, Spanish populariser environmentalist († 1980)
- 1933 » René Felber, former member of the Swiss Federal Council
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