On This Day

What Happened on December 24, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Bronislaw Zygmunt Szulc, Polish composer, born in Warsaw, Poland (d. 1955)
  • Charles Wakefield Cadman, American composer, born in Johnstown, Pennsylvania (d. 1946)
  • Juan Ramon JimĂ©nez, Spanish poet (Distant Gardens, Nobel 1956), born in Moguer, Spain (d. 1958)
1881 Highlights

About December 24, 1881

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 6 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn