On This Day

What Happened on August 14, 1870

Famous Deaths

David Farragut

David Farragut, American Admiral ("Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead!"), dies at 69

1870 Highlights

About August 14, 1870

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 151 years, 5 months and 8 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Leo