What Happened on October 19, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Bart King, American cricket pioneer (North America's greatest all-rounder; helped develop art of swing bowling), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1965)

Jaap EdenJaap Eden (1873-1925)

Dutch athlete (World Cycling C'ship gold 10k 1894, sprint 1895; World Speed Skating C'ship gold allround 1893, 95, 96), born in Groningen, Netherlands

Born in 1873
1873 Highlights

About October 19, 1873

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 149 years, 7 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra