What Happened on January 31, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Irving Langmuir, American chemist and engineer (Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1932, invented gas-filled incandescent lamp), born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1957)
  • Joseph Augustine Cushman, American palaentologist, born in Bridgewater, Massachusetts (d. 1949)
Born in 1881
1881 Highlights

About January 31, 1881

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 142 years, 1 month and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius