What Happened on March 20, 1878

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Weddings


Person of interestPerson of Interest

53rd UK Prime Minister Archibald Primrose (31) weds heiress Hannah de Rothschild (27) at the Board of Guardians in Mount Street, London

British Prime Minister Archibald Primrose
British Prime Minister
Archibald Primrose

Famous Deaths

  • Julius Robert von Mayer, German physician and physicist (b. 1814)