On This Day

What Happened on March 4, 1889

Historical Events


<b>President Inaugurated</b>President Inaugurated

Benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd US President

23rd US President Benjamin Harrison
23rd US President
Benjamin Harrison

Famous Birthdays

  • Oren E. Long, 10th Territorial Governor of Hawai'i (d. 1965)
  • Oscar Chisini, Italian mathematician (d. 1967)
  • Pearl White [Victoria], American actress and stunt woman (Perils of Pauline), born in Green Ridge, Missouri (d. 1938)
1889 Highlights

About March 4, 1889

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 131 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces