January 1, 1879: Day of the Week
January 1, 1879 was the 1st day of the year 1879 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 364 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 143 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $50,217.00 today.
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Here’s the January 1879 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1879 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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Who were born on January 1, 1879?
- 1879E. M. Forster, English novelist (d. 1970)
- 1879William Fox, Hungarian-born American film producer (d. 1952)
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