On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1877

Historical Events

  • The Blantyre mining disaster in Scotland kills 207 miners. Those widows and orphans who were unable to support themselves were evicted by the mine owners and likely sent to the Poor House.
1877 Highlights

About October 22, 1877

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 4 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra