On This Day

What Happened on January 18, 1817

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

José de San Martín leads a revolutionary army over the Andes to attack Spanish royalists in Chile

Revolutionary Leader José de San Martín
Revolutionary Leader
José de San Martín

Famous Birthdays

  • Jacques Gregoir, Belgian pianist and composer, born in Antwerp, Belgium (d. 1876)
1817 Highlights

About January 18, 1817

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 204 years, 8 months and 28 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn