On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1858

Famous Deaths

Matthew C. Perry

Matthew C. Perry, Commodore of the United States Navy who opened Japan to Western influence and trade, dies of rheumatism at 63

1858 Highlights

About March 4, 1858

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces