On This Day

What Happened on January 5, 1834

Historical Events

  • Kiowa Indians record this as the night the stars fell

Famous Birthdays

  • William John Wills, English explorer of Australia, member of the Burke and Wills expedition, born in Totnes, United Kingdom (d. 1861)
1834 Highlights

About January 5, 1834

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 186 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Capricorn