On This Day

What Happened on September 7, 1860

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Excursion steamer "Lady Elgin" drowns 340 in Lake Michigan

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestGrandma Moses

Grandma Moses [Anna Maria], American primitive painter (Old Oaken Bucket), born in Greenwich, New York (d. 1961)

Primitive Painter Grandma Moses
Primitive Painter
Grandma Moses
  • Willem Hubert Nolens, Dutch priest and ambassador to Vatican, born in Venlo (d. 1931)