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What Happened on August 22, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Willis Rodney Whitney, American Chemist, founder of the General Electric research laboratory, and pioneer of industrial scientific research, born in Jamestown, NY (d. 1958)
1868 Highlights

About August 22, 1868

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 153 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Leo