October 20, 1859: Day of the Week
October 20, 1859 was the 293rd day of the year 1859 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 72 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 164 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $29,242.00 today.
Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters AGTLCZKIAHD? Check your answers here: Word scramble AGTLCZKIAHD. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
Here’s the October 1859 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1859 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Libra is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Opal is the modern birthstone for this month. Jasper is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Who was born on October 20, 1859?
- 1859John Dewey, American philosopher (d. 1952)
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