On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • James Reese Europe, American ragtime and early jazz arranger, composer, and bandleader in New York, and with the military in France during WWI, born in Mobile, Alabama (d. 1919) [1]
  • Joseph B. Ely, American politician (d. 1956)
1881 Highlights

About February 22, 1881

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 140 years and 8 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces