On This Day

What Happened on January 29, 1836

Famous Birthdays

  • Benjamin Franklin Potts, American lawyer, politician, and Brevet Major General (Union Army), born in Fox Township, Ohio (d. 1887)
  • James Meech Warner, American Brigadier General (Union Army), born in Middlebury, Vermont (d. 1897)
1836 Highlights

About January 29, 1836

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 185 years, 5 months and 26 days
Leap Year: Yes

Star Sign: Aquarius