On This Day

What Happened on August 30, 1873

Historical Events

  • Austrian explorers Julius von Payer and Karl Weyprecht discover the archipelago of Franz Joseph Land in the Arctic Sea.
1873 Highlights

About August 30, 1873

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo