What Happened on March 24, 1887

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • Oscar Straus appointed 1st Jewish ambassador from US (to Turkey)

Famous Birthdays

  • Roscoe "Fatty" Arbuckle, actor (Keystone comedies), born in San Jose, California

Famous Deaths

  • Ivan Kramskoi, Russian painter and art critic (b. 1837)