On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1816

Famous Birthdays

  • Nathaniel Prentiss Banks, American politician, Major General (Union Army), born in Waltham, Massachusetts (d. 1894)

Famous Deaths

  • Reinier Vinkeles, Dutch engraver and art collector, dies at 74
1816 Highlights

About January 30, 1816

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 205 years, 5 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius