What Happened on September 28, 1852

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHenri Moissan

Henri Moissan, French chemist who isolated the element "fluorine" from its compounds (Nobel 1906), born in Paris (d. 1907)

Chemist and Nobel Laureate Henri Moissan
Chemist and Nobel Laureate
Henri Moissan
  • John [Denton Pinkstone] French, 1st Earl of Ypres and British field marshall (WW I), born in Ripple, Kent, England (d. 1925)

Famous Deaths

  • Johann Friedrich Schwencke, German composer, dies at 60