What Happened on March 4, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Egbert Van Alstyne, American popular music songwriter and ragtime pianist ("In the Shade of the Old Apple Tree"; "For Your Boy and My Boy"), born in Marengo, Illinois (d. 1951) [1]
  • Peter D. Ouspensky, Russian esotericist, born in Kharkov, Russian Empire (d. 1947)
1878 Highlights

About March 4, 1878

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 8 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces