What Happened on March 4, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Jeff Pfeffer, American professional baseball pitcher (d. 1972)
  • Knute Rockne, American College Football Hall of Fame receiver, coach, (Notre Dame, 13 National titles), born in Voss, Norway (d. 1931)
  • Rafaela Ottiano, Italian-born American actress (Grand Hotel, The Devil-Doll), born in Venice, Italy (d. 1942)
Born in 1888

Famous Deaths

  • Amos Bronson Alcott, American reformer, philosopher and poet (Table Talk), dies at 88
1888 Highlights

About March 4, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 135 years, 6 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces