On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Willem Hendrik Keesom, Dutch physicist (helium vast), born in Texel, Netherlands (d. 1956)

Famous Deaths


Person of interestSanta Anna

Antonio López de Santa Anna, President of Mexico who dominated Mexican history in the first half of the 19th century, dies at 79

Mexican Politician and General Santa Anna
Mexican Politician and General
Santa Anna

1876 Highlights

About June 21, 1876

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 4 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer