On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Ethel Turner, Australian author (d. 1958)
  • Konstantin Bogaevsky, Russian painter (d. 1943)
1872 Highlights

About January 24, 1872

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 11 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius