On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1850

Historical Events

  • US population hits 23,191,876 (Black population: 3,638,808 (15.7%))

Famous Deaths


Person of interestJohn C. Calhoun

John C. Calhoun, American politician, dies of tuberculosis at 68

US Vice President John C. Calhoun
US Vice President
John C. Calhoun

1850 Highlights

About March 31, 1850

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries