On This Day

What Happened on September 23, 1869

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Person of interestTyphoid Mary

Mary Mallon, Irish-American patient ('Typhoid Mary') 1st person in the US known to be immune to typhoid, and carrier of the disease (infected at least 51 people in New York City), born in Cookstown, Ireland (d. 1938)


1869 Highlights

About September 23, 1869

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 4 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Libra