On This Day

What Happened on December 15, 1860

Famous Birthdays

  • Abner Powell, American baseball player, born in Shenandoah, Pennsylvania (d. 1953)
  • Niels Ryberg Finsen, Danish-Farosese physician and phototherapist (Nobel Prize for Medicine 1903 for treatment for Lupus), born in Tórshavn, Faroe Islands (d. 1904)
1860 Highlights

About December 15, 1860

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 11 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius