On This Day

What Happened on October 22, 1879

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Thomas Edison perfects carbonized cotton filament light bulb

Inventor Thomas Edison
Thomas Edison

1879 Highlights

About October 22, 1879

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 6 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra