On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1877

Historical Events


Music releaseMusic Premiere

Franz Schubert's 2nd Symphony in B premieres

Composer Franz Schubert
Composer
Franz Schubert

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt Sr., American businessman and sportsman (New York Central Railway), born in NYC, New York (d. 1915)
  • Josephine McGill, composer
1877 Highlights

About October 20, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 11 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra