On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • José Serrano Simeón, Spanish composer, born in Sueca, Valencia, Spain (d. 1941)
  • Jules Rimet, French football administrator (3rd President of FIFA 1921-54), born in Theuley, Franche-Comté, France (d. 1956)
  • Ray Ewry, American track and field athlete (8 Olympic golds 1900, 04, 08), born in Lafayette, Indiana (d. 1937)
1873 Highlights

About October 14, 1873

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 1 month and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra