On This Day

What Happened on March 29, 1819

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Drake, American businessman who drilled 1st productive US oil well, born in Greenville, New York (d. 1881)
  • Isaac Mayer Wise, American rabbi and founder (American Hebrew Congregations), born in Steingrub, Bohemia, Austrian Empire (d. 1900)
1819 Highlights

About March 29, 1819

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 201 years, 7 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries