On This Day

What Happened on March 30, 1883

Day of the Week: Friday

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)