Historical Events In March - 04
Friday, 26 February 2021
1848 Sardinia-Piemonte gets new Constitution on March - 04.
1849 US had no president, Polks term ends on a Sunday, Taylor couldn't be sworn-in, Sen David Atchison (pres pro tem) term ended Mar 3rd on March - 04.
1851 On this day in history michael Henkel, composer, dies at 70
1852 On this day in history nikolai Gogol, Russian writer and playwright, dies at 43
1853 On March - 04 pope Pius IX recovers Catholic hierarchy in Netherlands
1853 On this day in history william Rufus de Vane King (D) sworn in as 13th US Vice President
1861 Abraham Lincoln becomes the 16th President of the United States on this day in history.
1861 Abraham Lincoln is sworn in as US President on this day in history.
1861 On this day in history confederate States adopt "Stars & Bars" flag
1861 Lincoln inaugurated as 16th President; first time US has 5 former Presidents living on this day in history.
1861 President Lincoln opens Government Printing Office on this day in history.
1862 On this day in history robert Emden, Swiss geo/astro physics (Emden-polytroop)
1863 On this day in history battle of Thompson's Station, Tennessee
1863 On March - 04 territory of Idaho established
1863 Battle of Thompson's Station, TN on this day in history.
1864 Thomas Starr King, Unitarian clergyman (Christianity & Humanity), dies on March - 04.
1865 On March - 04 confederate congress approves final design of "official flag"
1865 President Lincoln inaugurated for his 2nd term as President on March - 04.
1866 On March - 04 alexander Campbell, Irish/US founder Disciples of Christ, dies at 77
1868 On March - 04 royal Canadian Yacht Club (RCYC) chartered in Toronto.
1869 Ulysses Grant inaugurated as 18th President on this day in history.
1873 New York Daily Graphic, first illustrated daily newspaper in US, published on March - 04.
1875 Alberto Vaccari, Italian jesuit/old testament scholar/interpreter on March - 04.
1876 On March - 04 uS Congress decides to impeach Minister of War Belknap
1876 Alfred Holmes, composer, dies at 38 on March - 04.
1877 Tsjaikovski's incomplete ballet "Zwanenmeer," premieres in Moscow on March - 04.
1877 Alexander Fyodorovich Gedike, composer on March - 04.
1877 On this day in history hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch governor (St Maarten), dies at 42
1879 Bernhard Kellermann, writer on March - 04.
1880 On this day in history new York Daily Graphic publishes first half-tone engraving, by S H Horgan
1880 On March - 04 nY Daily Graphic publishes 1st half-tone engraving, by S H Horgan
1881 California becomes first state to pass plant quarantine legislation on this day in history.
1881 On March - 04 holmes & Watson begin "A Study in Scarlet", first case together
1881 James A Garfield inaugurated as 20th President on this day in history.