On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1842

Historical Events

  • 1st known sewing machine patented in US, John Greenough, Washington, D.C.

Famous Deaths

  • Wojciech ┼╗ywny, Polish pianist, composer and Chopin's first piano teacher, dies at 85
1842 Highlights

About February 21, 1842

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 178 years, 8 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces