On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1879

Historical Events

  • Pim Mulier forms Royal Haarlemsche Football Club based in Haarlem, Netherlands; oldest existing club in Dutch football

Famous Birthdays

  • Alec Ross, Scottish golfer (US Open 1907), born in Dornoch, Scotland (d. 1952)
  • Joseph Lyons, 10th Prime Minister of Australia (1932-39), born in Stanley, Tasmania (d. 1939)
1879 Highlights

About September 15, 1879

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo