On This Day

What Happened on February 13, 1858

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sir Richard Burton & John Speake explore Lake Tanganyika, Africa

Geographer, Explorer & Translator Richard Francis Burton
Geographer, Explorer & Translator
Richard Francis Burton

Famous Deaths

  • Hermann Heinrich Gossen, Prussian economist, dies at 47
1858 Highlights

About February 13, 1858

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 9 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius