On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1882

Historical Events

  • University of the Punjab is founded in present day Pakistan.

Famous Birthdays

  • Charlie Parker, English cricketer (legend Gloucs SLA, but 2-32 in only Test), born in Prestbury, Gloucestershire (d. 1959)

Éamon de Valera

Éamon de Valera, Irish politician (President of Ireland (1937-48, 51-54, 57-59)), born in NYC, New York (d. 1975)

1882 Highlights

About October 14, 1882

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 139 years, 1 month and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra