On This Day

What Happened on January 1, 1833

Historical Events

  • British government demands Falkland islands
  • Curacao census: 2,602 whites, 6,531 free people, 5,894 slaves

Famous Birthdays

  • Robert Lawson, New Zealand architect (d. 1902)
1833 Highlights

About January 1, 1833

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 187 years, 9 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn