On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1781

Famous Birthdays

  • Dominique J de Eerens, governor-general of Neth Indies
  • Ebenezer Elliott, British Poet. Know as the "Corn Law Rhymer'" (d. 1849)
1781 Highlights

About March 17, 1781

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 239 years, 7 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces