On This Day

What Happened on October 28, 1881

Famous Birthdays

  • Bruno Söderström, Swedish athlete (Olympic silver pole vault & bronze javelin 1906; bronze pole vault 1908; popularized bowling in Sweden), born in Stockholm, Sweden (d. 1969)
  • Vin Coutie, Australian rules footballer, born in Melbourne, Australia (d. 1951)
1881 Highlights

About October 28, 1881

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 11 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio