On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1809

Historical Events

  • Holland Brigade under Brigadier-General David Hendrik Chassé reaches Madrid (Napoleonic Wars)

Famous Birthdays

  • John Pieter Heije, Dutch physician/writer/poet (Silver Fleet)
1809 Highlights

About January 1, 1809

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 211 years, 9 months and 18 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn