On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1872

Famous Weddings

Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr

Jurist Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr (31) weds childhood friend Fanny Bowditch Dixwell

1872 Highlights

About June 17, 1872

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini