What Happened on August 30, 1860

Historical Events

  • 1st British tram begins operating in Birkenhead

Famous Birthdays

  • (Giuseppe) "Joe" Petrosino, Italian-American NYPD lieutenant and organized crime fighter, born in Padula, Campania, Kingdom of the Two Sicilies (now Italy) (d. 1909)
  • Isaac Levitan, Russian classical painter, born in Kybartai, Lithuania (d. 1900)
Born in 1860
1860 Highlights

About August 30, 1860

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 163 years, 1 month and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo