On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1874

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Benjamin Disraeli succeeds William Gladstone as British Prime Minister

British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli
British Prime Minister
Benjamin Disraeli
British Prime Minister William Gladstone
British Prime Minister
William Gladstone
  • Oakland Daily Tribune begins publication
1874 Highlights

About February 21, 1874

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 7 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces