What Happened on December 15, 1860

Famous Birthdays

  • Abner Powell, American baseball utility, team owner and executive (first to use infield tarpaulin after rain), 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)
Born in 1860
1860 Highlights

About December 15, 1860

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius