On This Day

What Happened on March 31, 1889

Historical Events

Eiffel Tower Opens

Eiffel Tower officially opens in Paris. Built for the Exposition Universelle, at 300m high it retains the record for the tallest man made structure for 41 years.

1889 Highlights

About March 31, 1889

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries