On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1852

Famous Birthdays

  • Wilhelm Posse, German composer, born in Bromberg (d. 1925)

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? 168 years, 11 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Libra