On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1873

Historical Events

  • Cetshwayo ascends to the throne as king of the Zulu nation following the death of his father Mpande.

Famous Birthdays

  • Guy Standing, English actor (Cradle Song), born in London, England (d. 1937)
1873 Highlights

About September 1, 1873

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 2 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo