On This Day

What Happened on August 13, 1852

Historical Events

  • Steamer "Atlantic" crossing Lake Erie from Buffalo to Detroit collides with a fishing boat, sinks with 250 aboard
1852 Highlights

About August 13, 1852

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 169 years, 5 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo