On This Day

What Happened on October 29, 1877

Famous Birthdays

  • Narcisa de León, Filipino film mogul, born in San Miguel, Bulacan, Philippines (d. 1966)
  • Wilfred Rhodes, English cricketer (Yorks & Eng SLA, played Tests 1899-1930), born in Kirkheaton, Yorkshire, England (d. 1973)

Famous Deaths


Confederate General and KKK Grand Wizard Nathan Bedford Forrest
Confederate General and KKK Grand Wizard
Nathan Bedford Forrest

1877 Highlights

About October 29, 1877

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 143 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio