On This Day

What Happened on September 18, 1859

Famous Birthdays

  • John L. Bates, American lawyer and politician (41st Governor of Massachusetts), born in Easton, Massachusetts (d. 1946)
  • Lincoln Loy McCandless, American cattle rancher and politician, born in Indiana, Pennsylvania (d. 1940)
1859 Highlights

About September 18, 1859

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 161 years, 2 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Virgo