On This Day

What Happened on January 23, 1806

Famous Deaths


Person of interestWilliam Pitt the Younger

William Pitt the Younger, British Prime Minister (Tory: 1783-1801, 1804-06), dies of a suspected peptic ulceration of his stomach or duodenum at 46

British Prime Minister William Pitt the Younger
British Prime Minister
William Pitt the Younger

1806 Highlights

About January 23, 1806

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 215 years, 1 month and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius