On This Day

November 1, 1878 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Edward Scripps & John Sweeney found Penny Press (Cleveland Press)

Birthdays in History


Person of interestCarlos Saavedra Lamas

Carlos Saavedra Lamas, Argentine politician (Nobel Peace Prize 1936), born in Buenos Aires, Argentina (d. 1959)

Nobel Peace Laureate Carlos Saavedra Lamas
Nobel Peace Laureate
Carlos Saavedra Lamas
  • Konrad Mägi, Estonian painter, born in Hellenurme Manor, Elva Parish, Governorate of Livonia (d. 1925)