On This Day

What Happened on October 7, 1879

Historical Events

  • Germany & Austrian-Hungary sign Twofold Covenant

Famous Birthdays

  • Joe Hill, Jevla Sweden, organizer (IWW)/songwriter (Union Scab)/martyr
  • Joseph Bovet, composer
1879 Highlights

About October 7, 1879

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 10 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra