What Happened on December 28, 1872

Famous Birthdays

Pío BarojaPío Baroja (1872-1956)

Spanish Basque writer, author of over 100 novels (The Struggle for Life, Zalacain the Adventurer), born in San Sebastián, Basque Country

Famous Deaths

  • James Van Ness, Mayor of San Francisco (1855-1856) (b. 1808)
1872 Highlights

About December 28, 1872

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 150 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn