On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1846

Famous Birthdays

George Westinghouse

George Westinghouse, American entrepreneur and engineer (air brakes, alternating current system), born in Central Bridge, New York (d. 1914)

1846 Highlights

About October 6, 1846

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 175 years, 3 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra