What Happened on March 4, 1897

Historical Events

President Inaugurated

William McKinley inaugurated as 25th US President

Famous Birthdays

  • Lefty O'Doul, American Baseball HOF left fielder (MLB All-Star, World Series 1933; NL batting champion 1929, 32 NY Yankees), born in San Francisco, California (d. 1969)
Born in 1897
1897 Highlights

About March 4, 1897

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 126 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces