On This Day

What Happened on February 24, 1875

Historical Events

  • The SS Gothenburg hits the Great Barrier Reef and sinks off the Australian east coast, killing approximately 100, including a number of high profile civil servants and dignitaries
1875 Highlights

About February 24, 1875

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

Star Sign: Pisces