Historical Events In March - 04
Saturday, 17 August 2019
1848 Sardinia-Piemonte gets new Constitution on this day in history.
1849 On March - 04 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
1851 Michael Henkel, composer, dies at 70 on this day in history.
1852 On this day in history nikolai Gogol, Russian writer and playwright, dies at 43
1853 On this day in history 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 On March - 04 abraham Lincoln becomes the 16th President of the United States
1861 On March - 04 abraham Lincoln is sworn in as US President.
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 March - 04.
1862 Robert Emden, Swiss geo/astro physics (Emden-polytroop) on March - 04.
1863 Battle of Thompson's Station, Tennessee on this day in history.
1863 Territory of Idaho established on this day in history.
1863 On March - 04 battle of Thompson's Station, TN
1864 Thomas Starr King, Unitarian clergyman (Christianity & Humanity), dies on March - 04.
1865 Confederate congress approves final design of "official flag" on this day in history.
1865 On this day in history president Lincoln inaugurated for his 2nd term as President
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 On March - 04 ulysses Grant inaugurated as 18th President
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 this day in history.
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 Hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch governor (St Maarten), dies at 42 on March - 04.
1879 Bernhard Kellermann, writer on March - 04.
1880 On March - 04 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 March - 04.
1881 Holmes & Watson begin "A Study in Scarlet", first case together on March - 04.
1881 On March - 04 james A Garfield inaugurated as 20th President