What Happened on March 23, 1896

Historical Events

  • The Raines Law is passed by the New York State Legislature, restricting Sunday sale of alcohol to hotels
  • Umberto Giordano's opera "Andrea Chénier" premieres in Milan
1896 Highlights

About March 23, 1896

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 10 months and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries