On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1809

Famous Birthdays

  • Sophia Hawthorne, American writer, painter and illustrator, born in Salem, Massachusetts (d. 1871)

Famous Deaths

  • Alexander Reinagle, English-American composer, dies at 53
1809 Highlights

About September 21, 1809

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 210 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo