On This Day

What Happened on July 20, 1877

Historical Events

  • Military shoots on stopped railroad workers in Baltimore, kills 9

Famous Birthdays

  • Percy Dean, British naval lieutenant and politician who received the Victoria Cross for saving men during the raid of Zeebrugge, born in Blackburn, Lancashire, England (d. 1939)
1877 Highlights

About July 20, 1877

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer