On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1850

Famous Birthdays

  • Anton Urspruch, German composer, born in Frankfurt (d. 1907)
  • Ludwig Bonvin, Swiss born composer who worked in America, born in Sierre, Switzerland (d. 1939)
1850 Highlights

About February 17, 1850

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 172 years, 4 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius