On This Day

What Happened on July 9, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Carlos Chagas, Brazilian sanitary physician, born in Oliveira, Minas Gerais, Empire of Brazil (d. 1934)
  • Friedrich Adler, Austrian socialist politician, revolutionary and murderer of premier Storgkh, born in Vienna, Austria (d. 1960)
  • Ottorino Respighi, Italian composer (Pines of Rome), born in Bologna, Italy (d. 1936)
1879 Highlights

About July 9, 1879

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 4 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer