On This Day

What Happened on July 31, 1875

Day of the Week: Saturday

Famous Birthdays

  • Harry Northrup [Henri N.], French-born American poet and actor (The Heart of Maryland, The Unchastened Woman), born in Paris, France (d. 1936)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestAndrew Johnson

Andrew Johnson, 17th US President (Unionist: 1865-69), dies of a stroke at 66

17th US President Andrew Johnson
17th US President
Andrew Johnson