On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1793

Historical Events

  • 1st hot-air balloon flight in the US lifts off in Philadelphia, piloted by Jean Pierre Blanchard
  • Dutch Prince Willem V establishes 2 brigades Drive Artillery
1793 Highlights

About January 9, 1793

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 228 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn