On This Day

What Happened on January 7, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • St Bernadette (Marie-Bernarde Soubirous), 1844(?), religious visionary

Famous Weddings

  • Dutch King Willem II marries Emma von Waldeck-Pyrmont
1879 Highlights

About January 7, 1879

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 6 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn