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What Happened on March 18, 1662

Article: The First People To Hop On A Bus

Historical Events


InventionHistoric Invention

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

Mathematician, Physicist and Philosopher Blaise Pascal
Mathematician, Physicist and Philosopher
Blaise Pascal

1662 Highlights

About March 18, 1662

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 358 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces