On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Maude Fealy, American actor and drama coach (The Ten Commandments), born in Memphis, Tennessee (d. 1971)
  • Sam Langford, Canadian boxer (d. 1956)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAlexander H. Stephens

Alexander H. Stephens, Vice President US Confederate States, dies at 71

Confederate States VP Alexander H. Stephens
Confederate States VP
Alexander H. Stephens

1883 Highlights

About March 4, 1883

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces