On This Day

What Happened on January 28, 1807

Historical Events

  • London's Pall Mall is 1st street lit by gaslight

Famous Birthdays

Robert McClure

Robert McClure, Irish explorer who discovered the Northwest passage, born in Wexford, Ireland (d. 1873)

1807 Highlights

About January 28, 1807

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 215 years, 4 months and 30 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius