On This Day

What Happened on October 14, 1806

Historical Events

  • Battle of Auerstadt-French beat Prussians

Famous Birthdays

  • Preston King, U.S. Senator from New York (1857-63), born in Ogdensburg, New York (d. 1865)

Famous Weddings

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

German writer, artist and politician Johann Wolfgang von Goethe marries mistress Christiane Vulpius in Weimar

1806 Highlights

About October 14, 1806

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 215 years, 1 month and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra