On This Day

What Happened on April 21, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Herrick, American novelist (Common lot), born in Cambridge, Massachusetts (d. 1938)

Famous Deaths

  • Henry James O'Farrell, Australian would-be assassin of Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh
1868 Highlights

About April 21, 1868

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 9 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Taurus