On This Day

What Happened on November 9, 1868

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrea d'Angeli, Italian composer, born in Italy (d. 1940)
  • Emmanuel de Bom, Flemish author (Wrakken), born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1953)

Person of interestMarie Dressler

Marie Dressler [Leila Koerber], Canadian-American actress (Dinner at 8, Min and Bill), born in Cobourg, Ontario (d. 1934)

1868 Highlights

About November 9, 1868

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 152 years, 8 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Scorpio