What Happened on January 28, 1873

Famous Birthdays

ColetteColette (1873-1954)

French author, novelist (Gigi, La Vagabonde) and actress, born in Paris, France

  • Monty Noble, Australian cricketer (great Australian all-rounder at turn of century), born in Sydney, Australia (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Hugo Pierson, English composer, dies at 57
1873 Highlights

About January 28, 1873

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 150 years and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius