On This Day

What Happened on January 24, 1828

Famous Birthdays

  • Adam Jacoby Slemmer, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania (d. 1868)
  • Ferdinand Cohn, German biologist, born in Wrocław, Poland (d. 1898)
  • Karol Studzinski, Polish violinist & composer, born in Krakow; (d. 1883)
1828 Highlights

About January 24, 1828

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 193 years, 10 months and 6 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius