On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1870

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Douglas, English poet, journalist and partner of Oscar Wilde, born in Powick, Worcestershire, England (d. 1945)
  • Ivan Bunin, Russian poet and novelist (Gentleman from San Francisco-Nobel 1933), born in Voronezh, Russian Empire (d. 1953)
1870 Highlights

About October 22, 1870

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra