On This Day

What Happened on September 28, 1840

Famous Birthdays

  • Rudolf Baumbach, German writer of student drinking songs, born in Kranichfeld, Germany (d. 1905)
  • Sandie [Alexander Swift] Pendleton, American Lieutenant Colonel (Confederate Army), born in Alexandria, Virginia (d. 1864)
1840 Highlights

About September 28, 1840

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra