On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1837

Historical Events

  • Chicago becomes incorporated as a city

<b>President Inaugurated</b>President Inaugurated

Martin Van Buren inaugurated as the 8th President of the United States

8th US President Martin Van Buren
8th US President
Martin Van Buren
  • Weekly Advocate changes its name to the Colored American
1837 Highlights

About March 4, 1837

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 183 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces