On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1882

Historical Events

Historic Event

1st stone laid for the Sagrada Familia basilica in Barcelona, designed by Antoni Gaudí

Famous Birthdays

  • Gaston Lachaise, American sculptor (Standing Woman), born in Paris, France (d. 1935)
1882 Highlights

About March 19, 1882

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces