On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Hugo Willem Constantijn Bordewijk, Dutch lawyer, born in The Hague, Netherlands (d. 1939)
  • Rudolf von Laban, Czech-German choreographer (modern dance), born in Bratislava, Austria-Hungary (d. 1958)
1879 Highlights

About December 15, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 7 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius