On This Day

What Happened on December 30, 1884

Historical Events

Music Premiere

Anton Bruckner's 7th Symphony in E, premieres in Leipzig

  • William Morris, Eleanor Marx, and others establish the Socialist League, a revolutionary organization in the UK

Famous Birthdays

Hideki Tojo

Hideki Tojo, Japanese Prime Minister during WW II (1941-44), born in Tokyo (d. 1948)

  • Karl Heinrich David, Swiss composer, born in St. Gallen, Switzerland (d. 1951)
1884 Highlights

About December 30, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 136 years, 11 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Capricorn