On This Day

What Happened on September 20, 1839

Historical Events

  • 1st railroad in Netherland opens (Amsterdam-Haarlem)

Famous Deaths

  • Jose Gaspar de Francia, dictator of Paraguay (1816-39), dies at 74
1839 Highlights

About September 20, 1839

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 2 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo