On This Day

What Happened on July 1, 1888

Famous Birthdays

  • Ben Taylor, American Baseball Hall of Fame 1st baseman (Indianapolis ABCs) and manager (Washington Potomacs, Baltimore Black Sox), born in Anderson, South Carolina (d. 1953)
1888 Highlights

About July 1, 1888

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 132 years, 6 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Lost Generation
Star Sign: Cancer