Historical Events in March 1801

  • Mar 3 1st US Jewish governor, David Emanuel, takes office in Georgia

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Mar 4 Thomas Jefferson is the first US President inaugurated in Washington, D.C.

3rd US President Thomas Jefferson
3rd US President
Thomas Jefferson
  • Mar 7 Massachusetts enacts 1st state voter registration law
  • Mar 8 British drive French forces from Abukir, Egypt
  • Mar 10 First official census in Great Britain, revealing a population of approximately 10 million
  • Mar 24 Aleksandr Pavlovich Romanov becomes Tsar Alexander I of Russia