On This Day

What Happened on February 21, 1857

Historical Events

  • Congress outlaws foreign currency as legal tender in US
  • US issues flying eagle cents

Famous Birthdays

  • Jules de Trooz, baron/premier of Belgium (1907)
1857 Highlights

About February 21, 1857

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces