On This Day

What Happened on November 7, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Eugeen Yoors, Flemish etcher and glass painter, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1975)

Person of interestLeon Trotsky

Leon Trotsky, Russian Marxist revolutionary, political theorist and founder of the Red Army [OS 26-10-1879], born in Yelizavetgrad, Russian Empire (d. 1940)

Russian Revolutionary Leon Trotsky
Russian Revolutionary
Leon Trotsky

1879 Highlights

About November 7, 1879

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 8 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio