On This Day

What Happened on September 1, 1859

Historical Events

  • 1st Pullman sleeping car in service
  • R C Carrington & R Hodgson make 1st observation of a solar flare
1859 Highlights

About September 1, 1859

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 1 month and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo