On This Day

What Happened on August 21, 1852

Historical Events

  • Tlingit Indians destroy Fort Selkirk, Yukon Territory.

Famous Birthdays

  • Benedetto Junck, Italian composer, born in Turin, Italy (d. 1903)
1852 Highlights

About August 21, 1852

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 168 years, 2 months and 7 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo