On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1883

Historical Events

  • 45th Grand National: Austrian breeder, owner Count Karel Kinsky rides Zoedone to 10 length win; only 10 starters, the smallest GN field in history; first winning jockey from outside Britain and Ireland

Famous Birthdays

  • Jo Davidson, American sculptor (Woodrow Wilson, Walt Whitman), born in New York City (d. 1952)
1883 Highlights

About March 30, 1883

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 7 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries