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What Happened on October 17, 1877

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Henry Morton Stanley reaches Boma during trip cross Africa

Journalist and Explorer Henry Morton Stanley
Journalist and Explorer
Henry Morton Stanley

1877 Highlights

About October 17, 1877

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 4 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra