On This Day

What Happened on January 30, 1835

Historical Events


MurderAssassination Attempt

Richard Lawrence misfires at President Andrew Jackson in Washington, D.C. in 1st attempted assassination of a US President

US President & General Andrew Jackson
US President & General
Andrew Jackson

Famous Birthdays

  • Oliver Edwards, American inventor & Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Springfield, Massachusetts (d. 1904)
1835 Highlights

About January 30, 1835

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 8 months and 24 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Aquarius