On This Day

March 1766 in History

Events in History

  • Mar 5 Don Antonio de Ulloa takes possession of Louisiana Territory from the French
  • Mar 8 Willem V (18) becomes governor of United Provinces
  • Mar 18 Britain repeals the Stamp Act, which had caused outrage in colonial America and helped lead to the American Revolution

Birthdays in History

  • Mar 4 Emanuel ADMJ, French historian (Napoleon)