On This Day

What Happened on March 23, 1879

Historical Events

  • War of the Pacific fought between Chile and the joints forces of Bolivia and Peru. Chile successfully takes over Arica and Tarapacá, leaving Bolivia a landlocked country.
1879 Highlights

About March 23, 1879

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 1 month and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries