On This Day

What Happened on January 20, 1809

Historical Events

  • 1st US geology book published by William Maclure

Famous Birthdays

  • Sebastian de Iradier, Spanish-Basque composer (La Paloma), born in Lanciego, Álav, Spain (d. 1865)
1809 Highlights

About January 20, 1809

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 212 years, 9 months and 4 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius