On This Day

What Happened on June 28, 1876

Famous Birthdays

  • Clara Maass, American army nurse who sacrificed her life at 25 to prove that mosquitoes carry yellow fever, born in East Orange, New Jersey (d. 1901)

Famous Deaths

  • August W Ambros, Austria musicologist, dies at 59
1876 Highlights

About June 28, 1876

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 1 month and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer