On This Day

What Happened on October 24, 1882

Famous Birthdays

  • Emmerich Kálmán, Hungarian composer of operettas, born in Siófok, Austria-Hungary (d. 1953)
  • Sybil Thorndike, British actress (Stage Fright, Gone to Earth), born in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire (d. 1976)
1882 Highlights

About October 24, 1882

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio