On This Day

What Happened on October 21, 1847

Famous Birthdays

  • Guiseppe Giacosa, Italian playwright and librettist (Puccini's La Bohème; Madama Butterfly, and Tosca), born in Colleretto Parella, Kingdom of Sardinia (now Italy) (d. 1906)
1847 Highlights

About October 21, 1847

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 174 years, 3 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra