On This Day

What Happened on January 11, 1775

Historical Events

  • Francis Salvador becomes 1st Jew elected to office in America (SC)

Famous Deaths

  • Prithvi Narayan Shah, began the unification of modern Nepal (b. 1723)
  • Yemelyan Pugachov, Don Cossack rebel, executed by tsarist Russia
1775 Highlights

About January 11, 1775

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 245 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn