On This Day

What Happened on August 19, 1853

Famous Birthdays

  • Aleksei Brusilov, Russian general most noted for the development of new offensive tactics used in the 1916 Brusilov Offensive, born in Tiflis, Caucasus Viceroyalty, Russian Empire (d. 1926)
1853 Highlights

About August 19, 1853

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 167 years, 6 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo