On This Day

What Happened on June 8, 1821

Famous Birthdays

  • John Dunlap Stevenson, American attorney, politician, and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Staunton, Virginia (d. 1897)
  • Samuel White Baker, English explorer (Ceylon & Egypt), born in London, England (d. 1893)
1821 Highlights

About June 8, 1821

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 199 years, 5 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini