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What Happened on May 28, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Milutin Milanković, Serbian astronomer and geophysicist (linked long-term changes in climate to astronomical factors affecting the amount of solar energy received at Earth’s surface), born in Dalj, Austria-Hungary (d. 1958)
1879 Highlights

About May 28, 1879

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 11 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini