What Happened on January 8, 1811

Historical Events

  • Louisiana slave revolt by Charles Deslondes at German Coast

Famous Weddings

John C. Calhoun

US Vice President John C. Calhoun (28) weds Floride Bonneau (19)

Famous Deaths

  • Friedrich Nicolai, writer, dies
  • Samuel Story, Dutch rear admiral (Battle of Kamperduin), dies at 58
1811 Highlights

About January 8, 1811

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 212 years and 21 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn