On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1860

Famous Birthdays

  • Eleonore of Reuss-Köstritz, Tsaritsa of Bulgaria, born in Trzebiechów, Zielona Góra County, Poland (d. 1917)
  • Paul G. Nipkow, German TV pioneer (Nipkow Award), born in Lebork, Poland (d. 1940)
1860 Highlights

About August 22, 1860

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 3 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo