On This Day

What Happened on February 15, 1882

Historical Events

  • SS Dunedin leaves New Zealand for Britain with the first cargo of frozen meat.

Famous Birthdays

John Barrymore

John Barrymore, American actor (Dr Jekyll & Mr Hyde), born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (d. 1942)

1882 Highlights

About February 15, 1882

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 9 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius