On This Day

What Happened on March 8, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Paul Juon, Russian-Swiss violinist and composer, born in Moscow, Russia (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths

  • Cornelius Krieghoff, Dutch-Canadian painter, dies at 56
1872 Highlights

About March 8, 1872

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 7 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces