On This Day

What Happened on August 17, 1839

Famous Birthdays

  • Hubert Platt Main, composer
  • Thijs [Matthijs] Maris, Dutch painter/etcher
1839 Highlights

About August 17, 1839

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 2 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo