On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1884

Historical Events

  • John Joseph Montgomery makes 1st glider flight at Otay, California

Famous Birthdays

  • Alcide Nunez, American jazz clarinetist, born in St. Bernard Parish, Louisiana (d. 1934)
1884 Highlights

About March 17, 1884

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces