On This Day

What Happened on January 15, 1812

Famous Birthdays

  • Peter C Asbjornsen, Norwegian fairy tale writer, born in Oslo, Norway (d. 1885)

Famous Deaths

  • Johannes Herbst, German composer, dies at 76
1812 Highlights

About January 15, 1812

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 208 years, 10 months and 19 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn