On This Day

What Happened on April 23, 1881

Historical Events

  • Gilbert & Sullivan's opera "Patience" premieres at The Opera Comique, London

Famous Birthdays

  • Claude Carter, South African cricket spin bowler (19 Tests, 28 wickets), born in Durban, South Africa (d. 1952)
1881 Highlights

About April 23, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus