What Happened on October 13, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter Van Anrooy, Dutch conductor and composer (Piet Hein Rhapsodie), born in Zaltbommel, the Netherlands (d. 1954)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Charles Carey, American economist (Principles of Poli Economy), dies at 85
1879 Highlights

About October 13, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 143 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra