On This Day

What Happened on September 21, 1860

Historical Events

  • In the Second Opium War, an Anglo-French force defeats Chinese troops at the Battle of Baliqiao

Famous Deaths

  • Arthur Schopenhauer, German philosopher (b. 1788)
1860 Highlights

About September 21, 1860

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 160 years, 2 months and 9 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Virgo