On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 1849

Famous Birthdays

  • William Ernest Henley, British poet, critic, and editor, born in Gloucester, England (d. 1903)
1849 Highlights

About August 23, 1849

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 6 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo