On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1872

Historical Events

  • Moerdijk railway bridge over Hollands Diep, South Holland opens - then longest bridge in Europe
1872 Highlights

About January 1, 1872

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn