On This Day

What Happened on March 10, 1876

Historical Events

Alexander Graham Bell Patents the Telephone

First telephone call; Alexander Graham Bell says "Mr. Watson, come here, I want to see you" to his assistant Thomas Watson

Famous Birthdays

  • Edvard Eriksen, Danish-Icelandic sculptor, born in Copenhagen, Denmark (d. 1959)
1876 Highlights

About March 10, 1876

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 10 months and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces