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, composer
1817 Highlights

About January 18, 1817

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 203 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn