On This Day

What Happened on September 15, 1835

Historical Events

Historic Event

HMS Beagle with Charles Darwin on board reaches the Galapagos Islands

Famous Deaths

  • Sarah Knox Taylor, wife of Jefferson Davis, dies from yellow fever (or malaria) at 21
1835 Highlights

About September 15, 1835

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 186 years, 2 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo