On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1880

Famous Birthdays

  • Julia Culp, mezzo-soprano

Famous Deaths

  • Benjamin Pierce, American mathematician and astronomer (Peirce's criterion for outliers), dies at 71
1880 Highlights

About October 6, 1880

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 10 months and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra