On This Day

What Happened on June 10, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • Theodor Philipsen, Danish painter, born in Copenhagen (d. 1920)
  • Thomas F. Toon, American Brigadier General (Confederate Army), born in Columbus County, North Carolina (d. 1902)
1840 Highlights

About June 10, 1840

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 180 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Gemini