What Happened on September 23, 1870

Famous Birthdays

  • John Lomax, American folk song collector and ethnomusicologist (American Folklore Society), and educator, born in Goodman, Mississippi (d. 1948)
Born in 1870

Famous Deaths

  • Prosper Mérimée, French author (Carmen), dies at 66
1870 Highlights

About September 23, 1870

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra