On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Shidehara Kijuro, Prime Minister of Japan (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Lowell Mason, US organist/composer (Zebulo), dies at 80
1872 Highlights

About August 11, 1872

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 5 months and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo