What Happened on October 15, 1852

Famous Birthdays

  • Wilhelm Posse, German composer, born in Bromberg, Province of Posen (now Poland) (d. 1925)
Born in 1852

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Ludwig Jahn, German educator and founder of the turnverein (gymnastics) movement, dies at 74
1852 Highlights

About October 15, 1852

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 170 years, 5 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra