What Happened on November 24, 1877

Historical Events

  • English author Anna Sewell sells her manuscript "Black Beauty" to Norwich publisher for £40, the novel is published soon after

Famous Birthdays

  • Alben W. Barkley, American politician (US Representative, Senator and 35th Vice Pres-D-1949-53), born in Graves County, Kentucky (d. 1956)
  • Kavasji Jamshedji Petigara, Indian CID Commissioner of Police (d. 1941)
Born in 1877
1877 Highlights

About November 24, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 145 years and 10 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius