On This Day

What Happened on August 11, 1860

Historical Events

  • US's 1st successful silver mill (Virginia City, Nevada)

Famous Birthdays

  • Alfred Coville, French historian (Lesson etats de Normandie)

Famous Deaths

  • James Wilson, politician
1860 Highlights

About August 11, 1860

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 18 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo