On This Day

What Happened on January 22, 1796

Famous Birthdays

  • Karl Claus, Russian chemist (d. 1864)

Famous Deaths

  • Bernhard Hupfeld, composer, dies at 78
1796 Highlights

About January 22, 1796

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 224 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius