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 (d. 1934)
1884 Highlights

About March 17, 1884

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces