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? 171 years, 9 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius