On This Day

What Happened on October 6, 1857

Historical Events

Sports History

First American Chess Congress hosted by the American Chess Association in NYC, NY; won by Paul Morphy 10 November

1857 Highlights

About October 6, 1857

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 164 years, 3 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra