On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1835

Historical Events

  • The Royal College, Colombo, established with the name Hillstreet Academy in Sri Lanka

Famous Birthdays

  • Camille Saint-SaĆ«ns, French composer (Samson et Dalila; Organ Symphony), born in Paris (d. 1921)
1835 Highlights

About October 9, 1835

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 185 years and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra