What Happened on March 3, 1845

Historical Events

  • Florida becomes 27th state of the Union
  • For the first time the US Senate overrides presidential (Tyler) veto
  • US Congress authorizes ocean mail contracts for foreign mail delivery

Famous Birthdays

  • Georg Cantor, German mathematician (discover transfinite numbers)
1845 Highlights

About March 3, 1845

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 177 years, 6 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces