On This Day

What Happened on August 1, 1881

Historical Events

  • US Quarantine Station authorized for Angel Island, San Francisco Bay

Famous Birthdays

  • Rose Macaulay, English writer (The Towers of Trebizond), born in Rugby, Warwickshire, England (d. 1958)
  • Stanislaw Kazuro, Polish composer, born in Vilnius Region (d. 1961)
1881 Highlights

About August 1, 1881

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 4 months and 7 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo