On This Day

What Happened on April 29, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Eyvind Alnaes, Norwegian composer, born in Fredrikstad, Norway (d. 1932)
  • Harry Payne Whitney, American businessman and thoroughbred horse breeder, born in NYC, New York (d. 1930)
1872 Highlights

About April 29, 1872

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 7 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus