On This Day

What Happened on August 22, 1867

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Francis Jenkins, American Inventor (altimeter, automobile self-starter, and early television pioneer), born in Dayton, Ohio
  • Maximilian Bircher-Benner, Swiss physician and nutritionist, born in Aarau, Switzerland (d. 1939)
1867 Highlights

About August 22, 1867

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 11 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo