On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1871

Famous Birthdays

  • John Lester, American cricket all-rounder (Gentlemen of Philadelphia CC), born in Penrith, England (d. 1969)
  • Oskar Fried, German-Russian composer, born in Berlin (d. 1941)
1871 Highlights

About August 1, 1871

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo