On This Day

What Happened on January 10, 1833

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Felix Mendelssohn's cantata "Die erste Walpurgisnacht" premieres in Berlin

Composer and Pianist Felix Mendelssohn
Composer and Pianist
Felix Mendelssohn

Famous Deaths

  • Adrien-Marie Legendre, French mathematician (worked on elliptic integrals), dies at 80
  • António da Silva Leite, Portuguese composer, dies at 73
1833 Highlights

About January 10, 1833

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 187 years, 10 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn