On This Day

What Happened on February 14, 1858

Famous Birthdays

  • C. B. Hawley, American organist and composer, born in Brookfield, Connecticut (d. 1915)
  • Joseph Thomson, Scottish geologist and early African explorer (Thomson's Gazelle), born in Penpont, Dumfries, Scotland (d. 1895)
1858 Highlights

About February 14, 1858

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius