On This Day

What Happened on February 22, 1857

Famous Birthdays

  • Heinrich Hertz, physicist, 1st to broadcast & receive radio waves

Robert Baden-Powell

Robert Baden-Powell, British officer and founder of the modern scouting movement, born in Paddington, London (d. 1941)

1857 Highlights

About February 22, 1857

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Pisces