What Happened on October 11, 1821

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Angelo Mariani, Italian composer, born in Ravenna, Italy (d. 1873)
  • George Williams, English philanthropist and founder of YMCA, born in Dulverton, West Somerset, England (d. 1905)

Famous Deaths

  • John Ross Key, American judge and lawyer (b. 1754)