On This Day

What Happened on March 19, 1860

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestWilliam Jennings Bryan

William Jennings Bryan, American orator and statesman known as "The Great Commoner", born in Salem, Illinois (d. 1925)

US Secretary of State William Jennings Bryan
US Secretary of State
William Jennings Bryan

1860 Highlights

About March 19, 1860

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 11 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces