On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1831

Historical Events

Historic Event

Lord John Russell introduces the Reform Bill in the British House of Commons on the government's behalf to revamp the electoral system of England and Wales and increase the franchise

Famous Birthdays

  • Hiram Bronson Granbury, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), (d. 1864)
1831 Highlights

About March 1, 1831

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 190 years, 10 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces