What Happened on October 31, 1860

Famous Birthdays

Juliette Gordon LowJuliette Gordon Low (1860-1927)

American activist and founder of the Girl Scouts of America, born in Savannah, Georgia

Born in 1860

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Nathan, Dutch murderer, the last ordinary execution in the Netherlands, hanged for killing his mother-in-law
  • Thomas Cochrane, 10th Earl of Dundonald, British admiral, dies at 84
1860 Highlights

About October 31, 1860

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 162 years, 4 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio