What Happened on March 4, 1877

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Tchaikovski's incomplete ballet "Zwanenmeer" premieres in Moscow

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Fyodorovich Gedike, composer
  • Daniel G van Beuningen, Dutch art collector
  • Fritz Graebner, German ethnologist (d. 1934)

Famous Deaths

  • Hendrik E van Rijgersma, Dutch governor (St Maarten), dies at 42