On This Day

What Happened on October 15, 1858

Famous Birthdays

  • Frank Valentine der Stucken, American-Belgian composer, born in Fredericksburg, Texas (d. 1929)

Person of interestJohn L. Sullivan

John L. Sullivan, Irish-American heavyweight boxing champ (1882-92), born in Roxbury, Massachusetts (d. 1918)

Heavyweight Boxing Champion John L. Sullivan
Heavyweight Boxing Champion
John L. Sullivan

1858 Highlights

About October 15, 1858

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 11 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra