On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1873

Famous Birthdays

  • Julian Coolidge, American mathematician (Study-Segre school), born in Brookline, Massachusetts (d. 1954)
  • Wacław Rawicz [Berent], Polish biologist and writer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths

  • Emile Gaboriau, French writer (father of the French detective novels), dies at 37
1873 Highlights

About September 28, 1873

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 147 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra