On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1812

Historical Events

  • Citizenship granted to Prussian Jews

Famous Birthdays

  • James Speed, Atty Gen (Union), (d. 1887)
  • William Vincent Wallace, Irish-American violinist (known as the 'Australian Paganini'), and composer (Maritana), born in Waterford, Ireland (d. 1865)
1812 Highlights

About March 11, 1812

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 209 years, 4 months and 20 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces