On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Willie Keeler, American Baseball Hall of Fame outfielder (highest career AB-per-strikeout ratio in MLB history), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1923)
1872 Highlights

About March 3, 1872

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces