On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Sergei Rachmaninoff, Russian-American piano virtuoso, conductor, and composer (Aleko; Piano Concerto No. 3), born in Oneg or Semyonovo, Russian Empire (d. 1943) [NS=Apr 1]

Famous Deaths

  • Adolphe F├ętis, Belgian-French pianist and composer, dies at 52
1873 Highlights

About March 20, 1873

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces