On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1807

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • US Congress bans the slave trade within the US, effective January 1, 1808

Event of interestEvent of Interest

William Cavendish-Bentinck, Duke of Portland becomes British Prime Minister for the second time after the fall of William Grenville's Whig government

British Prime Minister William Cavendish-Bentinck
British Prime Minister
William Cavendish-Bentinck
British Prime Minister William Grenville
British Prime Minister
William Grenville