On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1863

Historical Events

Music History

Opera "The Pearl Fishers" (Les Pêcheurs de Perles) by Bizet is first produced at the Théâtre Lyrique in Paris

Famous Birthdays

  • Franz Zorell, German lexicographer and exegete (Hebrew Latin Dictionary), born in Ravensburg (d. 1947)
  • Hugo Haase, German socialist politician (SPD, USPD) and co-chair of the Council of the People's Deputies (1918-19), born in Allenstein, East Prussia (d. 1919)
1863 Highlights

About September 29, 1863

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 158 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra