On This Day

What Happened on March 9, 1847

Famous Deaths

  • Mary Anning, British fossil collector, dealer, and palaeontologist (Jurassic marine fossil beds of Lyme Regis in Dorset), dies of breast cancer at 47
1847 Highlights

About March 9, 1847

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 174 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces