What Happened on December 15, 1863

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • Romania's mountain railway, from Anina to Oravita, opens
  • Skirmish at Bean's Station, Tennessee (Knoxville Campaign)

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur D Little, American chemist (patented rayon)
  • Paul [Prudent] PainlevĂ©, French mathematician/minister/premier [NS]