On This Day

What Happened on October 9, 1858

Famous Birthdays

  • Gerard Philips, Dutch industrialist and manufacturer (Philips), born in Zaltbommel, Netherlands (d. 1942)
  • Mihajlo "Micheal" Pupin, Serbian-American physicist and telephone pioneer, born in Idvor, Military Frontier of Austria (now Kovańćica, Serbia) (d. 1935)
1858 Highlights

About October 9, 1858

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra