On This Day

What Happened on March 20, 1899

Famous Deaths

  • Franz Ritter von Hauer, Austrian geologist, dies at 77
  • Martha M Place, American murderer who becomes 1st woman to be executed in an electric chair, dies at 49
1899 Highlights

About March 20, 1899

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 121 years, 7 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Pisces