On This Day

What Happened on July 28, 1872

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Sarraut, French Radical politician, Prime Minister of France (1933 and 36), born in Bordeaux, France (d. 1962)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Kaiser, Dutch astronomer (Kaiser-Compass), dies at 64
1872 Highlights

About July 28, 1872

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 2 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo