On This Day

What Happened on August 6, 1883

Famous Birthdays

  • Francesco Santoliquido, Italian composer, born in San Giorgio a Cremano, Naples, Italy (d. 1971)
  • Scott Nearing, American sociologist, pacifist and author (The Good Life), born in Morris Run, Pennsylvania (d. 1983)
1883 Highlights

About August 6, 1883

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo