On This Day

What Happened on March 7, 1872

Historical Events

  • -8°F (-22°C) in Boston, MA

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPiet Mondrian

Piet Mondrian, Dutch abstract painter (Broadway Boogie Woogie), born in Amersfoort, Netherlands (d. 1944)

Abstract Painter Piet Mondrian
Abstract Painter
Piet Mondrian
  • Vasily Andreyevich Zolotaryov, composer
1872 Highlights

About March 7, 1872

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 7 months and 11 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces