On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1851

Famous Deaths


Person of interestHans Christian Ørsted

Hans Christian Oersted, Danish physicist, dies at 73

Physicist, Chemist Hans Christian Ørsted
Physicist, Chemist
Hans Christian Ørsted

1851 Highlights

About March 9, 1851

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 169 years, 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces