On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1857

Famous Birthdays

  • Michał Drzymała, Polish peasant rebel (Drzymała's wagon), born in Province of Posen, Poland (d. 1937)

Person of interestMilton S. Hershey

Milton S. Hershey, American chocolate tycoon (The Hershey Chocolate Company) and philanthropist, born in Derry Township, Pennsylvania (d. 1945)

Chocolate Tycoon Milton S. Hershey
Chocolate Tycoon
Milton S. Hershey

1857 Highlights

About September 13, 1857

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 2 months and 14 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo