On This Day

What Happened on November 1, 1815

Famous Birthdays

  • Crawford Williamson Long, American surgeon and pioneer (use of ether as an anesthetic in surgery), born in Danielsville, Georgia (d. 1878)
  • Douglas H. Cooper, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Amite County, Mississippi (d. 1879)
1815 Highlights

About November 1, 1815

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 204 years, 9 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio