On This Day

What Happened on January 12, 1803

Historical Events

Historic Event

US Senate approves Thomas Jefferson's nomination of James Monroe and Robert Livingstone to negotiate purchase of New Orleans from France

1803 Highlights

About January 12, 1803

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 219 years, 4 months and 12 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn