On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1875

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Article: Carmen – the Show that Shocked Paris

Historical Events

  • 1st recorded hockey game (Montreal)

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Georges Bizet's last and greatest opera "Carmen" premieres in Paris

Composer Georges Bizet
Georges Bizet
  • US Congress authorizes 20 cent coin, lasts only 3 years