On This Day

What Happened on April 11, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward Lawson, Scottish recipient of the Victoria Cross, born in Newcastle upon Tyne, England (d. 1955)

Famous Deaths

  • Edward Canby, U.S. general (b. 1817)
1873 Highlights

About April 11, 1873

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 5 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries