On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1804

Historical Events

  • Friedrich Schiller's play "Wilhelm Tell" premieres

Famous Birthdays

  • James Bridger, American scout, fur trader and mountain man par excellence, born in Richmond, Virginia (d. 1881)
1804 Highlights

About March 17, 1804

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 216 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces