On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1848

Famous Weddings

James Longstreet

Confederate General James Longstreet (27) weds Maria Louisa Garland in Lynchburg, Virginia

1848 Highlights

About March 8, 1848

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 173 years, 10 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces