On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1876

Historical Events

  • US Congress decides to impeach Minister of War Belknap

Famous Birthdays

  • Léon-Paul Fargue, French poet (d. 1947)
  • Theodore Hardeen, Magician and stunt performer, founder of the Magician's Guild (d. 1945)

Famous Deaths

  • Alfred Holmes, English violinist and composer, dies at 38
1876 Highlights

About March 4, 1876

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 7 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces