On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1841

Famous Deaths


Person of interestGeorge Childress

George Childress, American lawyer and statesman (author of Texas Declaration of Independence), commits suicide at 37

Author of the Texas Declaration of Independence George Childress
Author of the Texas Declaration of Independence
George Childress

1841 Highlights

About October 6, 1841

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 7 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra