On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1849

Famous Birthdays

  • Edmund Gosse, English poet, author (Father & Son) and critic, born in London (d. 1928)
  • Maurice Barrymore [Herbert Blythe], Indian-born British actor and patriarch of the Barrymore family, born in Fort Agra, India (d. 1905)
1849 Highlights

About September 21, 1849

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 171 years, 11 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo