On This Day

What Happened on April 20, 1862

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

First pasteurization test completed by Frenchmen Louis Pasteur and Claude Bernard

Bacteriologist Louis Pasteur
Louis Pasteur

1862 Highlights

About April 20, 1862

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 1 month and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Taurus