On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Blagoje Bersa, Croatian composer, born in Dubrovnik, Croatia (d. 1934)

Famous Deaths

  • Francis Garnier, French explorer, dies at 34
1873 Highlights

About December 21, 1873

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 146 years and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius