On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Joan Voûte, Dutch astronomer, born in Madioen, Java (d. 1963)
  • Knud J. V. Rasmussen, Danish pole explorer (Thule), born in Jakobshavn, North Greenland, Kingdom of Denmark (d. 1933)
1879 Highlights

About June 7, 1879

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini