On This Day

What Happened on February 1, 1859

Famous Birthdays

  • Victor Herbert, American cellist, composer, and conductor (Babes in Toyland; Eileen), born in Guernsey, Bailiwick of Guernsey (d. 1924) [he believed he was born in Dublin, Ireland] [1]
1859 Highlights

About February 1, 1859

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 11 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius