On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1805

Famous Deaths

  • Claude Chappe, French telecommunications pioneer (b. 1763)
  • Vaclav Pichl, Czech composer, dies at 63
1805 Highlights

About January 23, 1805

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 216 years, 8 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius