On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Émile Nelligan, Canadian francophone poet, born in Montreal, Quebec (d. 1941)
  • Stanislav Pylypovych Lyudkevych, Polish composer, born in Jarosław, Poland (d. 1979)
1879 Highlights

About December 24, 1879

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn