On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1881

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Person of interestBranch Rickey

Branch Rickey, American baseball player (St. Louis Browns), manager (St. Louis Cardinals, Brooklyn Dodgers) and sports executive, born in Stockdale, Ohio (d. 1965)

Baseball Player and Sports Executive Branch Rickey
Baseball Player and Sports Executive
Branch Rickey

1881 Highlights

About December 20, 1881

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 2 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius