On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1878

Historical Events

  • 1st female telephone operator starts work (Emma Nutt in Boston)

Famous Birthdays

  • Princess Alexandra of Edinburgh and Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (d. 1942)
1878 Highlights

About September 1, 1878

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo