On This Day

What Happened on July 22, 1878

Famous Birthdays

  • Janusz Korczak [Henryk Goldszmit], Polish-Jewish educator and pedagogue (ran an orphanage in the Warsaw Ghetto), born in Warsaw, Congress Poland (or in 1879, d. 1942)
  • Lucien Febvre, French historian (Un destin: Martin Luther)
1878 Highlights

About July 22, 1878

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 4 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer