On This Day

What Happened on March 6, 1851

Historical Events

Theater Premiere

Dion Boucicault's play "Love in a Maze" premieres in London

Actor and Playwright Dion Boucicault
Actor and Playwright
Dion Boucicault

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Aliabiev, Russian composer remembered as one of the fathers of Russian art song, dies at 63
1851 Highlights

About March 6, 1851

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 7 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces