What Happened on September 6, 1811

Famous Birthdays

  • James Melville Gilliss, American astronomer and Founder of Naval Observatory in Washington, born in Georgetown, Washington (d. 1865)
  • Johanna D Courtmans-Berchmans, Flemish author (Rozeken Pot), born in Auderghem, Belgium (d. 1890)
Born in 1811

Famous Deaths

  • Julien-Amable Mathieu, French composer, dies at 77
1811 Highlights

About September 6, 1811

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 211 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo