On This Day

What Happened on November 22, 1842

Historical Events

  • Mount St Helens in Washington erupts

Famous Birthdays

  • Anna S Barbiers, Dutch actress (Klaasje Zevenster, Uncle Tom), born in the Netherlands (d. 1908)
  • José Maria de Heredia, Cuban-French sonnet poet (Les Trophées), born in La Fortuna, Cuba (d. 1905)
1842 Highlights

About November 22, 1842

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 179 years and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius