On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1874

Famous Birthdays

  • Alex Smith, Scottish-American golfer (US Open 1906, 10), born in Carnoustie, Scotland (d. 1930)
  • Ernst Rabel, Austrian-American lawyer, human rights activist, and author (The Conflict of Laws: A Comparative Study), born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1955)
1874 Highlights

About January 28, 1874

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 148 years, 3 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius