On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1830

Famous Birthdays

  • Eyre Massey Shaw, British first chief of London Fire Brigade, born in Ballymore, Ireland (d. 1908)

Famous Deaths

  • W Waiblinger, writer, dies
1830 Highlights

About January 17, 1830

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 190 years, 6 months and 22 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn