What Happened on March 2, 1791

Historical Events

  • Long-distance communication speeds up with the unveiling of a semaphore machine in Paris

Famous Deaths

John WesleyJohn Wesley (1703-1791)

English Christian theologian and co-founder of the Methodist movement, dies at 87

1791 Highlights

About March 2, 1791

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 231 years, 11 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces