On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1880

Famous Birthdays

  • Elisabeth Achelis, creator (World Calendar)

Famous Deaths

  • José Gautier Benítez, Puerto Rican poet, dies at 28
1880 Highlights

About January 24, 1880

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

Star Sign: Aquarius