On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 1877

Famous Birthdays

  • Lizzie Arlington, American baseball pitcher (first woman to play professional men's baseball 1898 Reading Coal Heavers), born in Mahanoy City, Pennsylvania (d. 1919)
1877 Highlights

About August 31, 1877

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo