On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1785

Historical Events

  • First manned balloon flight in Ireland

Famous Deaths

  • Jonathan Toup, English classical scholar and critic (b. 1713)
1785 Highlights

About January 19, 1785

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 235 years, 10 months and 11 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn