On This Day

What Happened on September 13, 1858

Historical Events

  • Hamburg-US ship Austria catches fire & sinks, 471 die

Famous Birthdays

  • Catherinus Elling, Norwegian organist, composer, educator, and ethno-musicologist, born in Christiania (now Oslo), Norway (d. 1942)
1858 Highlights

About September 13, 1858

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 10 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo