What Happened on March 29, 1878

Historical Events

  • 40th Grand National: John Jones aboard 7/1 chance Shifnal wins by 2 lengths from Martha

Famous Deaths

Mark HopkinsMark Hopkins (1813-1878)

American business tycoon and railroad executive (Central Pacific Railroad), dies at 64

1878 Highlights

About March 29, 1878

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries