On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

Music releaseMusic Premiere

Franz Schubert's 2nd Symphony in B premieres

Composer Franz Schubert
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