On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1804

Famous Birthdays

  • Alvan Clark, American astronomer and maker of the Dearborn Observatory telescope, the largest telescope in the world at the time, born in Ashfield, Massachusetts (d. 1887)
1804 Highlights

About March 8, 1804

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 217 years, 10 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces