On This Day

What Happened on March 1, 1854

Historical Events

  • 16th Grand National: John Tasker wins aboard race favourite Bourton at 4/1
  • German psychologist Friedrich Eduard Beneke disappears; two years later his remains are found in a canal near Charlottenburg.
  • SS City of Glasgow leaves Liverpool harbour with approximately 480 passengers and crew; she was never seen again
1854 Highlights

About March 1, 1854

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 5 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces