What Happened on March 31, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • British high director/governor sir Bartle Frere arrives in Capetown

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Test Cricket debut of Fred "Demon" Spofforth, Aust v Eng MCG

Cricketer Fred Spofforth
Fred Spofforth
  • The family with samurai antecedents who responded to the Saigo army in ┼îita Nakatsu rebels.

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine A Cournot, French mathematician (rule of C), dies at 75