On This Day

What Happened on February 23, 1847

Historical Events


Victory in battleVictory in Battle

Battle of Buena Vista Mexico; Zachary Taylor defeats Mexicans

12th US President and General Zachary Taylor
12th US President and General
Zachary Taylor

1847 Highlights

About February 23, 1847

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 10 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces