On This Day

What Happened on November 17, 1876

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's patriotic Slavonic March makes its premiere in Moscow to a warm reception

Famous Birthdays

  • Baron Joseph van de Meulebroeck, Belgian politician, (mayor of Brussels, Belgium) (d. 1958)
1876 Highlights

About November 17, 1876

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 145 years and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio