On This Day

What Happened on October 20, 1842

Famous Deaths

  • Grace Darling, English heroine who saved shipwreck survivors, dies of tuberculosis at 26
1842 Highlights

About October 20, 1842

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 179 years, 3 months and 1 day
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra