On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1883

Historical Events

  • ANWB forms in Utrecht, the Netherlands

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur Borton, English soldier and recipient of the Victoria Cross, born in Cheveney, Kent (d. 1933)

Famous Deaths

  • Manuel Gregorio Tavárez, Puerto Rican composer, dies at 39
1883 Highlights

About July 1, 1883

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 138 years, 5 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer