On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • John Alden Carpenter, American composer (Sea Drift), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Charles Edward Horsley, English composer, dies at 53
1876 Highlights

About February 28, 1876

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 7 months and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces