On This Day

What Happened on March 11, 1863

Historical Events

  • 25th Grand National: George Stevens wins his 2nd GN aboard 4/1 Emblem; winning mare's full sister Emblematic wins the following year

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Stoddart, cricketer (My Dear Victorious Stod)
  • Wobbe de Vries, Dutch linguist

Famous Deaths

  • Sir James Outram, 1st Baronet, English general (b. 1803)
1863 Highlights

About March 11, 1863

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces