On This Day

What Happened on November 23, 1865

Famous Birthdays

  • Howard Taylor, American tennis player (US National C'ships doubles 1879; singles 1884, 86, 87, 88 runner-up), born in NYC, New York (d. 1920)

Famous Deaths

  • Josef Leopold Zvonař, Czech organist and composer, dies at 41
  • René E. de Russy, West Indian US brigadier general, dies at about 75
1865 Highlights

About November 23, 1865

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Sagittarius