On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1880

Historical Events

  • Battle at Bronker's Spruit, Transvaal: Farmers beat Britten
  • NY's Broadway lit by electricity, becomes known as "Great White Way"
1880 Highlights

About December 20, 1880

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 9 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius