On This Day

What Happened on July 29, 1884

Historical Events

Historic Event

Society of Independent Artists founded in Paris by Albert Dubois-Pillet, Odilon Redon, Georges Seurat and Paul Signac

Famous Birthdays

  • Henri Liebrecht, Belgian playwright/journalist
  • Ralph A. Bard, U.S. Navy Undersecretary (d. 1975)
1884 Highlights

About July 29, 1884

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 4 months and 1 day
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Leo