On This Day

What Happened on April 9, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerald Kelly, British painter, born in London (d. 1972)

Famous Deaths

  • Ernst Richter, German musical theorist and composer, dies at 70
1879 Highlights

About April 9, 1879

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries