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What Happened on January 1, 1857

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Person of interestTim Keefe

Tim Keefe, American Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher (Triple Crown 1888; MLB record 0.86 ERA, single season 1880; NY Giants), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1933)

Major League Baseball Pitcher Tim Keefe
Major League Baseball Pitcher
Tim Keefe

1857 Highlights

About January 1, 1857

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 164 years and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn