On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1791

Historical Events

  • First Jewish member of US Congress, Israel Jacobs (PA), takes office
  • President Washington calls the US Senate into its first special session
  • Vermont admitted as 14th state (1st addition to the 13 colonies)
1791 Highlights

About March 4, 1791

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 229 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces