On This Day

What Happened on July 24, 1883

Historical Events

  • Arabi Pasha declares a holy war in Egypt

Famous Deaths

  • Matthew Webb, English Channel swimmer, drowns above Niagara Falls
1883 Highlights

About July 24, 1883

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 137 years and 9 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo