On This Day

What Happened on April 22, 1839

Famous Birthdays

  • August W. Eichler, German botanist (developed a new system of classification of plants to reflect the concept of evolution), born in Neukirchen, Hesse (d. 1887)

Famous Deaths

  • Denis Davydov, Russian general & poet, dies at 54
1839 Highlights

About April 22, 1839

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus