On This Day

What Happened on September 16, 1858

Historical Events

  • 1st overland mail for California

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestBonar Law

Andrew Bonar Law, British Prime Minister (Conservative: 1922-23), born in Kingston, Colony of New Brunswick (now Canada)

British Prime Minister Bonar Law
British Prime Minister
Bonar Law

1858 Highlights

About September 16, 1858

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 10 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo