On This Day

What Happened on January 17, 1833

Famous Deaths

  • James Ball Antyne, Scot founder (Ball Antyne Press), dies at about 60
  • William Rush, American sculptor (Spirit of the Schuylkill), dies at 76
1833 Highlights

About January 17, 1833

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

Star Sign: Capricorn