On This Day

What Happened on June 30, 1879

Historical Events

  • Ex-khedive Ismael Pasha leaves Cairo with train full of stolen goods

Famous Birthdays

  • Walter Hampden, American actor (Five Fingers, Hunchback of Notre Dame), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1955)
1879 Highlights

About June 30, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 142 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer