On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1875

Famous Birthdays

  • Emilio Jacinto, Filipino poet and revolutionary, born in Tondo, Manila (d. 1899)
  • Friedrich Niggli, Swiss composer, born in Aarburg, Switzerland (d. 1959)

Famous Weddings


LoveWedding of Interest

Sculptor Frédéric-Auguste Bartholdi (41) weds Jeanne-Emilie Baheux Puysieux in Newport, Rhode Island


1875 Highlights

About December 15, 1875

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius