On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1876

Historical Events

  • The Reichsbank opens in Berlin.

Famous Birthdays

  • Harriet Brooks, Canadian physicist (d. 1933)
  • Johan C Altorf, sculptor (October 3rd monument)
1876 Highlights

About January 1, 1876

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 9 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn