On This Day

What Happened on December 21, 1849

Historical Events

  • 1st US skating club formed (Philadelphia)

Famous Birthdays

  • James Lane Allen, American writer (Kentucky Cardinal), born in Lexington, Kentucky (d. 1925)
1849 Highlights

About December 21, 1849

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 11 months and 2 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius