What Happened on October 20, 1877

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Franz Schubert's 2nd Symphony in B premieres in London, England by Crystal Palace Orchestra, conducted by Alfred Manns

Famous Birthdays

Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt (1877-1915)

American businessman (New York Central Railway), born in NYC, New York

  • Josephine McGill, American composer and folksong collector, born in Louisville, Kentucky (d. 1919)
Born in 1877
1877 Highlights

About October 20, 1877

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 145 years, 11 months and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra