On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 1868

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestHarvey Firestone

Harvey Firestone, American industrialist and founder of Firestone Tire and Rubber Company ("where the rubber meets the road"), born in Columbiana, Ohio (d. 1938)

Tire Industrialist Harvey Firestone
Tire Industrialist
Harvey Firestone

1868 Highlights

About December 20, 1868

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 5 months and 10 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Sagittarius