On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1811

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Egyptian king Muhammad Ali Pasha oversees ceremonial murder of 500
  • French Civil Code of Criminal law accepted by Netherlands Mamelukes in Cairo's Citadel

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Christie Buchanan, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Baltimore, Maryland (d. 1878)