On This Day

What Happened on November 2, 1877

Famous Birthdays

Aga Khan III

Aga Khan III, Shia Imam who was one of the founders of the All-India Muslim League and later President of the League of Nations (1937-38), born in Karachi, British India (d. 1957)

  • Claire McDowell, American actress (Big Parade), born in NYC, New York (d. 1966)
  • Joseph De Piro, Maltese founder of the Missionary Society of St. Paul, born in Mdina, Malta (d. 1933)

Victor Trumper

Victor Trumper, Australian Cricket Batsman (48 Tests, top score 214; key figure foundation of rugby league in Australia), born in Sydney, NSW (d. 1915)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Graf von Wrangel, Prussian field marshal, dies at 93
1877 Highlights

About November 2, 1877

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 144 years, 1 month and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio