On This Day

What Happened on April 16, 1823

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Famous Birthdays

  • Ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (number theory), born in Berlin, Prussia (d. 1852)
  • Mother Joseph of the Sacred Heart [Esther Pariseau], Canadian religious leader (US capitol), born in Saint-Elz√©ar, Quebec, Canada (d. 1902)
  • Orlando Bolivar Wilcox, American Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Detroit, Michigan (d. 1907)