On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1877

Historical Events

  • Australia's English born all-rounder Billy Midwinter completes Test cricket's first 5-wicket haul, 5-78 in the first ever Test match v England in Melbourne

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (People/Nutcracker)
1877 Highlights

About March 17, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces