On This Day

What Happened on February 28, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • John Alden Carpenter, composer (Sea Drift), born in Chicago, Illinois

Famous Deaths

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

About February 28, 1876

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 8 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces