On This Day

What Happened on February 7, 1882

Historical Events

Boxing Title Fight

Last bare knuckle champion John L. Sullivan KOs Paddy Ryan in Miss

Famous Birthdays

  • Wilbur Sweatman, American ragtime and dixieland jazz clarinetist, composer, and bandleader, born in Brunswick, Missouri (d. 1961) [1]
1882 Highlights

About February 7, 1882

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 140 years, 6 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius