On This Day

What Happened on August 20, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Eliel Saarinen, Finnish-American architect (GM Tech Institute, Mich), born in Rantasalmi, Finland (d. 1950)
  • William Henry Bell, English composer, born in St Albans, England (d. 1946)
1873 Highlights

About August 20, 1873

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo