On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1754

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHenry Pelham

Henry Pelham, British Prime Minister (Whig: 1743-54) who introduced the Gin Acts, dies at about 57

British Prime Minister Henry Pelham
British Prime Minister
Henry Pelham

1754 Highlights

About March 6, 1754

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 266 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces