On This Day

What Happened on January 6, 1880

Historical Events

  • Record snow cover in Seattle - 120 cm

Famous Birthdays

  • Tom Mix [Thomas Hezikiah Mix], American silent screen cowboy actor (Dick Turpin), born in Mix Run, Pennsylvania (d. 1940)
  • Yuliya Veysberg, Russian music critic & composer, born in Orenburg, Russia (d. 1942)
1880 Highlights

About January 6, 1880

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 141 years, 8 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn