On This Day

What Happened on January 9, 1816

Famous Birthdays

  • John Palmer Usher, Secretary of the Interior under Lincoln during US Civil War (1863-1865), born in Brookfield, New York (d. 1889)
1816 Highlights

About January 9, 1816

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 206 years and 14 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Capricorn