On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 1855

Historical Events

  • Heavy French/British bombing of Sebastopol, Crimea: 2,000+ killed

Famous Birthdays

  • Fritz Steinbach, German conductor and composer, born in Grünsfeld, Germany (d. 1916)
1855 Highlights

About June 17, 1855

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 166 years, 5 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Gemini