On This Day

March 1756 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 17 St. Patrick's Day is first celebrated in NYC at the Crown & Thistle Tavern

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 3 William Godwin, philosopher/political writer (Caleb Williams)
  • Mar 4 Henry Raeburn, Scottish painter (portrait painter of George IV), born in Edinburgh, Scotland (d. 1823)