What Happened on March 17, 1861

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Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Italy is unified into a single kingdom under Victor Emmanuel II following the campaigns led by Giuseppe Garibaldi

Unifier of Italy Giuseppe Garibaldi
Unifier of Italy
Giuseppe Garibaldi
King of Sardinia and Italy Victor Emmanuel II
King of Sardinia and Italy
Victor Emmanuel II

Famous Deaths

  • Petter Conrad Boman, composer, dies at 56