On This Day

What Happened on March 15, 1897

Historical Events

  • 1st indoor fly casting tournament opens, at Madison Square Garden

Famous Birthdays

  • Jackson Scholz, American athlete (Olympic gold 4 x 100m 1920, 200m 1924), born in Buchanan, Michigan (d. 1986)
1897 Highlights

About March 15, 1897

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 124 years, 8 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces