On This Day

What Happened on April 24, 1877

Historical Events

  • Last federal occupying troops withdraw from the South (New Orleans)
  • Russo-Turkish War, 1877-78: Russia declares war on the Ottoman Empire

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Cuvillier, French composer of operetta (The Naughty Princess), born in Paris (d. 1955)
1877 Highlights

About April 24, 1877

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 6 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus