What Happened on March 17, 1861

Historical Events

Unification of Italy

Italy is unified into a single kingdom under Victor Emmanuel II following the campaigns led by Giuseppe Garibaldi

Famous Deaths

  • Petter Conrad Boman, Swedish composer, dies at 56
1861 Highlights

About March 17, 1861

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces