On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1870

Historical Events

  • British Open Men's Golf, Prestwick GC: Tom Morris, Jr. wins third straight title; again beats Bob Kirk, this time by 12 strokes
  • Dutch 1st Chamber abolishes Capital punishment (20-18)
1870 Highlights

About September 15, 1870

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 1 month and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo