What Happened on March 11, 1845

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

AgreementTreaty of Waitangi

The Flagstaff War: In New Zealand, Chiefs Hone Heke and Kawiti lead 700 Māoris to chop down the British flagpole and drive settlers out of the British colonial settlement of Kororareka because of breaches of the 1840 Treaty of Waitangi.