What Happened on October 6, 1866

Historical Events

  • 1st train robbery in US (Reno Brothers take $13,000)

Famous Birthdays

  • Reginald Fessenden, Canadian-American inventor and radio pioneer - reputedly broadcast 1st program of voice & music, born in East Bolton, Quebec (d. 1932)
1866 Highlights

About October 6, 1866

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 156 years, 3 months and 29 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra