On This Day

What Happened on April 1, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov, Russian Soviet composer, born in Plakhino, Ryazan Governorate (d. 1946) [OS date]
  • Leonidas "Lon" Chaney, American actor nicknamed "the man of a 1000 faces" (The Hunchback Of Notre Dame, The Phantom of the Opera), born in Colorado Springs, Colorado (d. 1930)
1883 Highlights

About April 1, 1883

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Aries