What Happened on March 3, 1841

Historical Events

  • 3rd Grand National: Horatio Powell wins aboard 14/1 Charity; first mare to win the race

Famous Birthdays

  • John Murray, Canadian-British oceanographer, marine biologist (Challenger Expedition, 1872-76), and writer (The Depths of the Ocean), born in Coburg, West Canada (now Ontario) (d. 1914)
Born in 1841
1841 Highlights

About March 3, 1841

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 3 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces