On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1869

Famous Deaths

Person of interestHector Berlioz

Hector Berlioz, French composer (Symphony Fantastic), dies at 65

Composer Hector Berlioz
Hector Berlioz

1869 Highlights

About March 8, 1869

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces