What Happened on July 29, 1870

Famous Birthdays

  • George Dixon, Canadian boxer (World Bantamweight title, 1892; World Featherweight champion, 1891-97 & 1898-1901; 1st Black athlete to win a World C'ship in any sport), born in Halifax, Nova Scotia (d. 1908)
1870 Highlights

About July 29, 1870

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo