On This Day

What Happened on December 22, 1880

Famous Deaths

Person of interestGeorge Eliot

George Eliot [Mary Anne Evans], English novelist (Adam Bede, Middlemarch), dies on her 61st birthday

Writer George Eliot
George Eliot

1880 Highlights

About December 22, 1880

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn