On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1844

Historical Events

DiscoveryHistoric Expedition

John C. Frémont and his party become the first Europeans to discover Lake Tahoe during his second expedition through the American West

Frontiersman Kit Carson
Kit Carson

1844 Highlights

About February 14, 1844

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 2 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius