On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1879

Historical Events


BattleBattle of Interest

Custer Battlefield National Monument established in Montana


Famous Deaths

  • Antonia MB Antonucci, Italian cardinal/diplomat, dies at 80
1879 Highlights

About January 29, 1879

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius