On This Day

What Happened on June 23, 1819

Historical Events

Historic Publication

First editions of "The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent." by Washington Irving released, featuring story "Rip Van Winkle"

1819 Highlights

About June 23, 1819

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 202 years, 6 months and 25 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer