On This Day

What Happened on July 6, 1884

Famous Birthdays

  • AndrĂ© Dunoyer de Segonzac, French painter and cartoonist, born in Boussy-Saint-Antoine, France (d. 1974)
  • Harold Vanderbilt, American yachtsman and America's Cup winner (1930, 34, 37), born in Oakdale, New York (d. 1970)
  • Willem Dudok, Dutch architect (town hall Hilversum/Beehive Rotterdam), born in Amsterdam (d. 1974)
1884 Highlights

About July 6, 1884

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 137 years, 4 months and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer