On This Day

What Happened on February 17, 1862

Famous Birthdays

  • Edward German (Jones), English composer (Merrie England), born in Whitchurch, Shropshire (d. 1936)
  • Mori Ōgai, Japanese novelist and poet (d. 1922)
1862 Highlights

About February 17, 1862

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 159 years and 7 months
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius