On This Day

What Happened on December 19, 1881

Historical Events

Music History

Opera "Hérodiade" by Jules Massenet is produced in Brussels

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph "King" Oliver, American jazz cornet player, composer, bandleader, and mentor to Louis Armstrong, born in Aben, Louisiana (d. 1938) [1]
1881 Highlights

About December 19, 1881

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 1 month and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius