On This Day

What Happened on September 6, 1880

Historical Events

  • Commencement of 1st Test Cricket in England, v Australia at The Oval

Event of interestEvent of Interest

W. G. Grace scores 152 in debut Test Cricket innings, v Aust The Oval

Cricketer W. G. Grace
Cricketer
W. G. Grace

Famous Birthdays

  • Jean-Louis Pisuisse, Dutch night club performer (French governess), born in Flushing, Netherlands (d. 1927)
1880 Highlights

About September 6, 1880

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo