On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1877

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Adams, American baseball player (St. Louis Cardinals), born in Cowden, Illinois (d. 1952)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Herbeck, composer, dies at 45
  • Robert Swinhoe, British naturalist (b. 1835)
1877 Highlights

About October 28, 1877

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio