What Happened on September 15, 1857

Historical Events

  • Timothy Alder of NY patents a typesetting machine

Famous Birthdays

William Howard TaftWilliam Howard Taft (1857-1930)

27th US President (Republican: 1909-13) and Chief Justice, born in Cincinnati, Ohio

1857 Highlights

About September 15, 1857

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 165 years, 4 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo