On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1821

Famous Birthdays

  • Francis Barretto Spinola, American politician and Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Old Field, New York (d. 1891)

Richard Francis Burton

Richard Burton, English explorer and translator (Arabian Nights), born in Torquay, Devon (d. 1890)

  • William Allingham, Ballyshannon, County Donegal, Irish poet (The Fairies, Laurence Bloomfield in Ireland)
1821 Highlights

About March 19, 1821

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 200 years, 8 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces