On This Day

What Happened on September 9, 1855

Famous Birthdays

  • Anthony Francis Lucas, Croatian-American oil exploration pioneer, born in Split, Austria-Hungary (d. 1921)
  • Houston Stewart Chamberlain, British-German philosopher (wrote works about political philosophy and natural science), born in Southsea, Hampshire, England (d. 1927)
1855 Highlights

About September 9, 1855

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 11 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo