Historical Events on March 3, 1899

About Mar 3, 1899

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 119 years, 7 months and 14 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Dewey becomes 1st in US to hold the rank of Admiral of the Navy

Admiral George Dewey
Admiral
George Dewey
  • US Congress authorizes Lafayette silver dollar