On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1792

Historical Events

  • US Presidential Succession Act passed

Famous Deaths


Person of interestLeopold II

Leopold II, Grand Duke of Tuscany (1765-90) and Holy Roman Emperor (1790-92), dies at 44

Holy Roman Emperor Leopold II
Holy Roman Emperor
Leopold II

1792 Highlights

About March 1, 1792

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces