On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1862

Famous Birthdays

  • Damrong Rajanubhab, Thai prince, son of King Mongkut and brother of King Chulalongkorn and historian, born in Bangkok, Thailand (d. 1943)
  • Henry Holden Huss, American composer, born in Newark, New Jersey (d. 1953)
  • Johannes Schlaf, German writer and translator, born in Querfurt, Germany (d. 1941)
1862 Highlights

About June 21, 1862

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 159 years, 5 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer