On This Day

What Happened on July 23, 1856

Famous Birthdays

  • Arthur H. Bird, American composer, born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1923)
  • Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Indian early nationalist leader, born in Ratnagiri, British India (d. 1920)
1856 Highlights

About July 23, 1856

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo