On This Day

What Happened on April 15, 1881

Famous Deaths

  • Sophia Perovskaya, Soviet icon, aristocrat, and socialist revolutionary (Narodnaya Volya), who helped orchestrate the successful assassination of Tsar Alexander II of Russia, executed by hanging at 27
1881 Highlights

About April 15, 1881

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 9 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries