What Happened on March 1, 1837

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Strath, Scottish golfer (British Open 1865), born in St. Andrews, Fife (d. 1868)
  • Ion Creanga, Moldovian-born Romanian fairy tale author (Amintiti the Copilarie), born in HumuleČ™ti, Principality of Moldavia (d. 1889)
  • William Dean Howells, American novelist, critic and editor (Atlantic), born in Martinsville, Ohio (d. 1920)
Born in 1837
1837 Highlights

About March 1, 1837

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 186 years, 3 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces