On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1907

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 18.8 cm precipitation at Lewer's Ranch, Nevada (state record)

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeh LeFanu Maconochy, composer
  • Kent Smith, American actor (Peyton Place, Invaders), born in NYC, New York (d. 1985)
  • Marc Vaubourgoin, composer
  • Nakagawa Soen, Formosa, Zen teacher (Rinzai line)

Famous Deaths

  • Thomas Bailey Aldrich, American writer (Stillwater Tragedy), dies at 70