On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1881

Historical Events


BeatificationCatholic Encyclical

Pope Leo XIII publishes encyclical Diuturnum illud

256th Pope Leo XIII
256th Pope
Leo XIII

Famous Birthdays

  • Curt Sachs, German musicologist, born in Berlin, Germany (d. 1959)
1881 Highlights

About June 29, 1881

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years and 5 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer