On This Day

What Happened on November 10, 1857

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First American Chess Congress is won by Paul Morphy; beats Louis Paulson, 6-2 for a tournament record of 14 wins, 3 draws and 1 loss

Chess Player Paul Morphy
Chess Player
Paul Morphy

1857 Highlights

About November 10, 1857

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Scorpio