On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1838

Historical Events

  • Robert Nelson, leader of the Patriotes, proclaims the independence of Lower Canada (today Québec)

Famous Birthdays

  • Maurice Lévy, French engineer (d. 1910)
1838 Highlights

About February 28, 1838

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 7 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces