On This Day

What Happened on March 17, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Buck, American actor (Africa Screams, Tiger Queen, Tiger Fangs), born in Gainesville, Texas (d. 1950)
  • Paul Ramadier, French politician (d. 1961)
1888 Highlights

About March 17, 1888

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 133 years, 8 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces