On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • Joseph-Adolphe Chapleau, French Canadian lawyer and politician, born in Sainte-Thérèse, Canada (d. 1898)
  • Kuroda Kiyotaka, Japanese diplomat and politician (2nd Prime Minister of Japan, 1888-1889; President of the Privy Council, 1894-90), born in Kagoshima, Satsuma Domain (d. 1900)
1840 Highlights

About November 9, 1840

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 181 years, 9 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio