What Happened on July 15, 1870

Historical Events

  • Manitoba becomes the 5th Canadian province and the Northwest Territories are created and transferred to Canada by the Hudson's Bay Company
  • The last confederate state, Georgia is readmitted to the United States

Famous Birthdays

  • Ernest Walker, British composer, born in Bombay, British India (d. 1949)
Born in 1870

About July 15, 1870

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer