On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1871

Historical Events

  • Giusseppi Verdi's "Aida" opera premieres in Cairo

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Stroethoff, Dutch actor (A Chique Little Boy, Bright Paradise), (d. 1932)
1871 Highlights

About December 24, 1871

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 11 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn