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Thursday, September 23, 1858


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Henry Binmore

Turns 25 on this date
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Matthew Boyd Patterson

Turns 55 on this date
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Elihu Benjamin Washburne

Turns 42 on this date


Science/Technology First day of Autumn 09/23/1858
Campaigns/Elections Lincoln-Douglas campaign lasts from mid-June 1858 until January 1859
06/16/1858 to 01/05/1859
Legal/Political The Mayor of Charleston, South Carolina declares a day of fasting 09/23/1858