On This Day

What Happened on June 29, 1865

Famous Birthdays

  • Shigechiyo Izumi, once thought to be the world's oldest man ever but birth date now disputed (120 y 237 d), born in Isen, Tokunoshima, Satsuma Domain, Japan (d. 1986)
  • William E. Borah, American lawyer and politician (Republican U.S. Senator from Idaho), born in Fairfield, Illinois (d. 1940)
1865 Highlights

About June 29, 1865

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 3 months and 16 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer