On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1760

Famous Birthdays

  • Melchor López, Spanish sacred music composer, born in Hueva, Guadalajara, Spain (d. 1822)
  • Patrick Cotter O'Brien, Irish showman, first known eight-foot-tall person (stood 8 foot 1 inch (246cm)), born in Kinsale, Ireland (d. 1806) [1]
1760 Highlights

About January 19, 1760

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 262 years and 2 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn