On This Day

What Happened on January 19, 1812

Historical Events

Historic Siege

Peninsular War: After a ten day siege, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, orders British soldiers of the Light and third divisions to storm Ciudad Rodrigo

1812 Highlights

About January 19, 1812

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 210 years, 6 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn