On This Day

What Happened in March 1662

Historical Events


The First People To Hop On A BusThe First People To Hop On A Bus

Mar 18 First public bus service begins, promoted by Blaise Pascal, operates in Paris as the "Carosses a Cinq Sous" until 1675

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The thinker: Blaise Pascal becomes lost in thought
The thinker: Blaise Pascal becomes lost in thought
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Famous Deaths

  • Mar 30 François le Métel de Boisrobert, French poet (b. 1592)