On This Day

What Happened on March 3, 1879

Historical Events

  • 1st female lawyer heard by US Supreme Court (Belva Ann Bennett Lockwood)
  • US Geological Survey director authorized in Department of the Interior
1879 Highlights

About March 3, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces