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What Happened on July 7, 1880

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestOtto Frederick Rohwedder

Otto Frederick Rohwedder, American engineer (invented the bread-slicing machine), born in Davenport, Iowa (d. 1960)


1880 Highlights

About July 7, 1880

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 10 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer