What Happened on November 17, 1869

Historical Events

  • Englishman James Moore wins 1st bicycle race, racing 13K Paris to Rouen
  • Suez Canal in Egypt opens, linking Mediterranean and Red seas

About November 17, 1869

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio