On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1874

Historical Events

  • Major Walter Copton Wingfield patents a portable tennis court

Famous Birthdays

  • August Stramm, German poet and playwright, born in Cathedrals (d. 1915)
  • James Shaver Woodsworth, Canadian politician (d. 1942)
1874 Highlights

About July 29, 1874

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo