What Happened on February 23, 1868

Famous Birthdays

W.E.B. Du Bois (1868-1963)

American civil rights activist, writer (Souls of Black Folk) and co-founder of the NAACP, born in Great Barrington, Massachusetts

Famous Deaths

  • Andrew Strath, Scottish golfer (British Open 1865), dies at 30
1868 Highlights

About February 23, 1868

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 155 years, 7 months and 3 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Pisces