On This Day

What Happened on March 21, 1866

Historical Events

  • US Congress authorizes national soldiers' homes

Famous Birthdays

  • Antonia Caetana de Paiva Pereira Maury, astronomer
1866 Highlights

About March 21, 1866

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 154 years, 4 months and 13 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aries