On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1783

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Gottfied Wilhelm Fink, German composer, born in Sulza, Holy Roman Empire (d. 1846)
  • Hannah Van Buren, Wife of U.S. President Martin Van Buren (1837-41), born in Kinderhook, New York (d. 1819)