On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1848

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Blashfield, American painter who decorated the dome of Library of Congress, born in Brooklyn, New York (d. 1936)
1848 Highlights

About December 15, 1848

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 1 month and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius