Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 115 years, 5 months and 16 days
- General railroad strike against "worgwetten" (anti-strike laws)
- In Holland, railroad and dock workers go out on strike, but the government passes anti-strike bills, calls out troops, and promptly ends the strike on the 13th April
- The Kishinev pogrom in Bessarabia begins, forcing tens of thousands of Jews to later seek refuge in Israel and the Western world.