On This Day

What Happened on January 8, 1878

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Secret meeting of King Leopold II's agent & Henry Morton Stanley

Journalist and Explorer Henry Morton Stanley
Journalist and Explorer
Henry Morton Stanley

1878 Highlights

About January 8, 1878

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 143 years and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn