On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1876

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Frank James and his gang are involved in a disastrous raid in Northfield, Minnesota, results in the death or capture of multiple gang members (Cole/Bob/Jim Younger arrested)

Outlaw Frank James
Outlaw
Frank James

Famous Birthdays

  • C. J. Dennis, Australian poet (The Songs of a Sentimental Bloke), born in Auburn, South Australia (d. 1938)
1876 Highlights

About September 7, 1876

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo