On This Day

What Happened on July 30, 1872

Historical Events

  • Mahlon Loomis patents wireless telegraphy

Famous Birthdays

  • ClĂ©mentine, Princess of Belgium, wife of Prince Napoleon Bonaparte V, born in Royal Castle of Laeken, Brussels (d. 1955)
1872 Highlights

About July 30, 1872

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 148 years and 8 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo