On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1834

Famous Birthdays

  • Nathaniel Harrison Harris, Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Natchez, Mississippi (d. 1900)
  • Samuel Pierpont Langley, American astronomer and pioneer aviator, born in Roxbury, Boston, Massachusetts (d. 1906)
1834 Highlights

About August 22, 1834

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 186 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo