On This Day

What Happened on October 30, 1864

Historical Events

  • Helena, Montana's capital, founded
  • Treaty of Vienna signed to end the Second Schleswig War - Denmark loses control of Schleswig to Prussia, and of Holstein to Austria

Famous Birthdays

  • Elizabeth Sprague Coolidge, American pianist and philanthropist, born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 1953)
1864 Highlights

About October 30, 1864

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio