On This Day

What Happened on December 11, 1880

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Tarrant, Australian cricketer, born in Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria (d. 1951)

Famous Deaths

  • Oliver Winchester, American politician and rifle maker (Winchester Repeating Arms Company), dies at 70
1880 Highlights

About December 11, 1880

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 11 months and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius