On This Day

What Happened on August 29, 1838

Historical Events


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm announce their intention to publish a German Dictionary, eventually completed in 1961, after 123 years


1838 Highlights

About August 29, 1838

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 182 years, 4 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo