On This Day

What Happened on June 21, 1868

Historical Events

  • Wagner's opera "Meistersinger von Nuernberg" premieres in Munich

Famous Birthdays

  • Edwin Stephen Goodrich, English zoologist, born in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England (d. 1946)
1868 Highlights

About June 21, 1868

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 152 years and 22 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Cancer