On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1870

Historical Events

  • Mass legislature authorizes incorporation of Wellesley Female Seminary

Famous Birthdays

  • Horace Donisthorpe, British entomologist (d. 1951)
1870 Highlights

About March 17, 1870

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces