Notable anniversaries in US history this month

March 2019
 

  • 230th anniversary of the first session of Congress meeting in New York City on March 4, 1789
     
  • 240th anniversary of Congress establishing the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers on March 11, 1779
     
  • 155th anniversary of the start of the Red River Campaign during the Civil War, which was fought along the Red River in Louisiana on March 12, 1864
     
  • 40th anniversary of the Three Mile Island Unit 2 reactor, partially melting near Middletown, Pa., on March 28, 1979

 

 

Posted By on
<<      |      >>