On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1782

Famous Birthdays


Person of interestDaniel Webster

Daniel Webster, US Secretary of State (1841-43, 1850-52), politician and lawyer, born in Salisbury, New Hampshire (d. 1852)

American Statesman Daniel Webster
American Statesman
Daniel Webster

1782 Highlights

About January 18, 1782

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 239 years, 1 month and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn