On This Day

What Happened on March 24, 1899

Historical Events

  • 61st Grand National: George Williamson aboard 1897 winner Manifesto wins by 4 lengths from Ford Of Fyne

Famous Deaths

  • Billy Barnes, English cricketer (725 runs in 21 Tests for England), dies at 46
1899 Highlights

About March 24, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 122 years, 8 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries