On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1849

Historical Events


InventionHistoric Invention

Abraham Lincoln applies for a patent (only US President to do so) for a device to lift a boat over shoals and obstructions

16th US President Abraham Lincoln
16th US President
Abraham Lincoln

1849 Highlights

About March 10, 1849

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces