On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1847

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Shakespeare Birthplace Trust buys bard's birthplace in Stratford-upon-Avon

Famous Birthdays

  • Albert Ross Parsons, American composer, born in Sandusky, Ohio (d. 1933)
1847 Highlights

About September 16, 1847

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 174 years and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo