On This Day

What Happened on March 14, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Egges van Giffen, Dutch archaeologist, born in Noordhorn, Netherlands (d. 1973)
  • Wintter Haynes Watts, American composer, born in Cincinnati, Ohio (d. 1962)

Famous Deaths

  • Quintino Sella, Italian statesman (b. 1827)
1884 Highlights

About March 14, 1884

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces