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What Happened on October 3, 1849

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

American author Edgar Allan Poe is found delirious in a gutter in Baltimore, Maryland under mysterious circumstances; it is the last time he is seen in public before his death.


1849 Highlights

About October 3, 1849

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra