On This Day

What Happened on January 3, 1823

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Stephen F. Austin receives a grant of land in Texas from the government of Mexico.

Founder of Texas Stephen F. Austin
Founder of Texas
Stephen F. Austin

Famous Birthdays

  • Jaak-Nikolaas Lemmens, Flemish composer
1823 Highlights

About January 3, 1823

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 198 years, 9 months and 17 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn