On This Day

What Happened on March 12, 1755

Historical Events

  • 1st steam engine in America installed, to pump water from a mine

Famous Birthdays

  • Georges Couthon, French politician
1755 Highlights

About March 12, 1755

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 265 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces