What Happened on March 8, 1854

Historical Events

Historic Event

US Commodore Matthew C. Perry's second trip to Japan

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Horan, Australian cricket all-rounder (15 Tests, 1 x 100, 11 wickets; Victoria CA), born in Midleton, Ireland (d. 1916)
1854 Highlights

About March 8, 1854

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces