On This Day

What Happened on November 21, 1880

Historical Events

  • Henry Stanley and Pierre Savorgnan de Brazza quarrel about possession of Congo

Famous Birthdays

  • Franz Hessel, German writer, born in Szczecin, Poland (d. 1941)
1880 Highlights

About November 21, 1880

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 141 years and 12 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio