On This Day

What Happened on March 22, 1765

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Stamp Act passed; 1st direct British tax on American colonists, organized by Prime Minister George Grenville

British Prime Minister George Grenville
British Prime Minister
George Grenville

1765 Highlights

About March 22, 1765

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 255 years, 9 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries