What Happened on March 31, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • British High Commissioner Sir Bartle Frere arrives in Capetown

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Test Cricket debut of Fred "Demon" Spofforth, Australia vs England at the MCG

Cricketer Fred Spofforth
Fred Spofforth
  • The family with samurai antecedents who responded to the Saigo army in ┼îita Nakatsu rebels.

Famous Deaths

  • Antoine Cournot, French philosopher and mathematician (rule of Cournot), dies at 75