On This Day

What Happened on March 2, 1879

Famous Deaths

  • John Eberhard Faber, German-American pencil manufacturer and built 1st large-scale pencil factory in US, dies at 56
1879 Highlights

About March 2, 1879

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces