What Happened on July 17, 1875

Famous Birthdays

  • Donald Tovey, British musicologist (Essays in Musical Analysis), pianist, and composer (The Bride of Dionysus), born in Eton, England (d. 1940)

Famous Deaths

  • Gábor Mátray, Hungarian composer and musicologist, dies at 77
1875 Highlights

About July 17, 1875

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 147 years, 10 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer