On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1879

Famous Birthdays

  • Marie Joseph Canteloube de Malaret, composer
  • Willie Anderson, Scottish golfer (US Open 1901, 1903-05), born in North Berwick, Scotland (d. 1910)
1879 Highlights

About October 21, 1879

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 141 years and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra