On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Rezā Shāh Pahlavi [Rezā Khan], Shah of Iran (1925-41), born in Alasht, Savad Kooh, Mazandaran, Persia (d. 1944)
  • Sammy Carter, Australian cricket wicketkeeper (28 Tests, 65 dismissals), born in Northowram, Yorkshire, England (d. 1948)
1878 Highlights

About March 15, 1878

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 1 month and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces